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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 36 38 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 15 32 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 4.42% 7.03% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.08% 7.82% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 11
Median salary £29,250 £37,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,175 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
295 409 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 87.02% 89.89% 87.90%
Number of salaries quoted 252 371 339
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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 9 December 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 25 (89.29%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 13 (46.43%) Manual Testing
3 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (42.86%) Performance Testing
4 12 (42.86%) QA
4 12 (42.86%) Release Management
4 12 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (42.86%) ISEB
5 11 (39.29%) HP UFT
5 11 (39.29%) Windows
5 11 (39.29%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (39.29%) MSTest
6 9 (32.14%) Billing
6 9 (32.14%) ITIL V3
6 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
6 9 (32.14%) MS Office
6 9 (32.14%) ITIL
7 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 7 (25.00%) iSeries
8 6 (21.43%) .NET
9 5 (17.86%) SDLC
10 4 (14.29%) C#
10 4 (14.29%) HTML
10 4 (14.29%) Classic ASP
10 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
10 4 (14.29%) CSS
10 4 (14.29%) Web Services
11 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (7.14%) Web Development

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 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
1 9 (32.14%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (39.29%) HP UFT
2 11 (39.29%) MSTest
3 1 (3.57%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (32.14%) Billing
2 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Analyst
2 14 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 12 (42.86%) QA Analyst
3 12 (42.86%) QA Test Analyst
4 11 (39.29%) QA Tester
4 11 (39.29%) Software Analyst
4 11 (39.29%) Software QA Tester
4 11 (39.29%) Software Test Analyst
4 11 (39.29%) Software Tester
4 11 (39.29%) Tester
5 6 (21.43%) Graduate
6 5 (17.86%) Applications Support
6 5 (17.86%) Graduate Applications Support
7 4 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (14.29%) Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Web Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Junior
8 2 (7.14%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 4 (14.29%) Classic ASP
2 4 (14.29%) CSS
2 4 (14.29%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) iSeries
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Manual Testing
3 12 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 12 (42.86%) Release Management
4 9 (32.14%) ITIL
4 9 (32.14%) ITIL V3
5 5 (17.86%) SDLC
6 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.14%) Web Development
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Change Management
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) Defect Management
7 1 (3.57%) Open Source
7 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) Test Planning
7 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Validation
7 1 (3.57%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) HP Quality Center