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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 62 65 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 12 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.73% 0.73% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 0.84% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 17
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,000 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
- +6.87%
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
584 598 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 84.03% 87.43% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 521 508 648
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
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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 -5 5 £32,500 +54.76%
Leamington Spa - 2 £32,500 -
Rugby - 1 - -
Software Testing
West Midlands

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) ISEB
4 7 (38.89%) HTML
4 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) JIRA
4 7 (38.89%) QA
5 6 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
6 5 (27.78%) SDLC
7 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (22.22%) Google Drive
7 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 4 (22.22%) Google
7 4 (22.22%) Selenium
7 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
7 4 (22.22%) XML
8 3 (16.67%) Internet
8 3 (16.67%) Finance
8 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
8 3 (16.67%) Fortran
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (16.67%) MS Office
8 3 (16.67%) CSS

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) JIRA
2 4 (22.22%) Selenium
3 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) Log4j
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium IDE
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Tester
1 5 (27.78%) Software Tester
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Test Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Junior
3 3 (16.67%) Junior Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Junior Software Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate
5 1 (5.56%) QA Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate Software Tester
5 1 (5.56%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) XML
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) SDLC
5 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.56%) Test Management
8 1 (5.56%) Open Source
8 1 (5.56%) Analytics
8 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.56%) Project Management
8 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Fortran
2 3 (16.67%) C
2 3 (16.67%) C++
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (44.44%) ISEB
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
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