The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 44 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 11 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 3.72% 1.97% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 2.16% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 18
Median salary £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
277 464 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 93.58% 91.34% 87.38%
Number of salaries quoted 235 405 368
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of job ads across the Warrington region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Warrington region.

Software Testing Salary Trend in Warrington

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) QA
4 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
5 5 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (35.71%) MSTest
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL V3
5 5 (35.71%) iSeries
5 5 (35.71%) Release Management
5 5 (35.71%) Billing
5 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 5 (35.71%) MS Office
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) ISEB
5 5 (35.71%) HP UFT
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Open Source
7 2 (14.29%) Java
7 2 (14.29%) Information Management
8 1 (7.14%) Finance
8 1 (7.14%) Validation
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
8 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (35.71%) HP UFT
2 5 (35.71%) MSTest
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Billing
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Software Tester
2 8 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Tester
3 7 (50.00%) Software Analyst
3 7 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 6 (42.86%) QA Analyst
4 6 (42.86%) QA Test Analyst
5 5 (35.71%) QA Tester
5 5 (35.71%) Software QA Tester
6 2 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
6 2 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
6 2 (14.29%) Graduate Applications Support
6 2 (14.29%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (14.29%) Web Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Web Automation Tester
6 2 (14.29%) Web Test Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) iSeries
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL V3
4 5 (35.71%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Information Management
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
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