The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 70 64 65
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 8 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.07% 1.16% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.51% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 8
Average salary £51,250 £31,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.69% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £38,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Software Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
655 529 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 87.22% 76.56% 81.17%
Number of salaries quoted 577 449 522
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Software Testing
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick - 6 £60,000 - 2
Software Testing
West Midlands

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing.

1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Validation
2 5 (38.46%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
3 4 (30.77%) System Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Cyber Security
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (23.08%) QA
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
5 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) QMS
5 2 (15.38%) Servitor
5 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
6 1 (7.69%) ISEB
6 1 (7.69%) Internet

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Servitor
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) JMeter
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
1 1 (7.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Systems Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) QA Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Validation
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (30.77%) Cyber Security
2 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
2 4 (30.77%) System Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) QMS
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Test Management
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Groovy
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Appcelerator
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