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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 77 77 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 13 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.92% 0.75% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 0.85% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 3
Median salary £42,000 £32,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -41.81%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
618 704 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 91.15% 88.33% 85.94%
Number of salaries quoted 450 615 548
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Warwickshire 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 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 31 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick -16 7 £43,000 +36.50% 2
Software Testing
West Midlands

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 15 (53.57%) ISEB
1 15 (53.57%) ISTQB
1 15 (53.57%) Test Scripting
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (46.43%) Test Strategy
4 11 (39.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (39.29%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (39.29%) Test Planning
5 10 (35.71%) Test Management
5 10 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (35.71%) Marketing
6 7 (25.00%) Finance
6 7 (25.00%) QA
6 7 (25.00%) Degree
7 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Manual Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Coaching
8 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Internet
9 4 (14.29%) MS Office
9 4 (14.29%) XML
9 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 4 (14.29%) Windows
9 4 (14.29%) Wealth Management
9 4 (14.29%) Defect Management
10 3 (10.71%) Defect Tracking
10 3 (10.71%) SDLC
10 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (10.71%) Mentoring

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JIRA
1 3 (10.71%) Selenium
1 3 (10.71%) Serena SBM
1 3 (10.71%) TestDirector
1 3 (10.71%) WinRunner
2 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Concordion
3 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.57%) Hudson
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (3.57%) RSpec
3 1 (3.57%) TestComplete
3 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (35.71%) Marketing
2 7 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Test Manager
2 11 (39.29%) Software Manager
2 11 (39.29%) Software Test Manager
3 10 (35.71%) Senior Manager
3 10 (35.71%) Senior Test Manager
4 7 (25.00%) Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Test Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Software Tester
6 4 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Tester
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Embedded C Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Software Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Systems Manager
8 2 (7.14%) UAT Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) QA Test Manager
9 1 (3.57%) Software QA Manager
9 1 (3.57%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Test Scripting
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) Test Strategy
4 11 (39.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (39.29%) Test Planning
5 10 (35.71%) Test Management
6 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Coaching
6 6 (21.43%) Manual Testing
7 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Defect Management
8 4 (14.29%) Wealth Management
9 3 (10.71%) Defect Tracking
9 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Release Management
9 3 (10.71%) Scrum
9 3 (10.71%) SDLC
9 3 (10.71%) System Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) C
1 3 (10.71%) C++
1 3 (10.71%) Java
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Embedded C
2 2 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) ISEB
1 15 (53.57%) ISTQB
2 7 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (10.71%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (10.71%) SLA
3 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Google
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First Utility
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Warwick
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago