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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 68 77 64
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 10 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.54% 0.88% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.00% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 6
Median salary £42,000 £32,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.23% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £36,300 £55,000
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
591 697 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 91.06% 87.56% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 407 614 511
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -5 9 £42,500 +1.19% 1
Software Testing
West Midlands

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 10 (45.45%) ISEB
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 9 (40.91%) Test Scripting
3 8 (36.36%) Test Strategy
3 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
3 8 (36.36%) Finance
4 7 (31.82%) Coaching
5 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (22.73%) QA
5 5 (22.73%) Wealth Management
5 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Internet
5 5 (22.73%) C
5 5 (22.73%) C++
5 5 (22.73%) MS Office
5 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
5 5 (22.73%) Test Planning
5 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (22.73%) Defect Management
6 4 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 4 (18.18%) Manual Testing
6 4 (18.18%) System Testing
6 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (18.18%) Client/Server
6 4 (18.18%) Windows
6 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing

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 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) Network Security
3 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) JIRA
1 4 (18.18%) Serena SBM
1 4 (18.18%) TestDirector
1 4 (18.18%) WinRunner
2 3 (13.64%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) Concordion
3 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.55%) RSpec
3 1 (4.55%) TestComplete
3 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Test Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Test Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Test Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Test Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Software Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Software Test Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Software Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Manager
5 2 (9.09%) UAT Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (18.18%) Client/Server
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (40.91%) Test Scripting
2 8 (36.36%) Test Strategy
3 7 (31.82%) Coaching
4 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Defect Management
4 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (22.73%) Test Planning
4 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Wealth Management
5 4 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Release Management
5 4 (18.18%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) System Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Test Management
6 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.09%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C
1 5 (22.73%) C++
2 3 (13.64%) Fortran
2 3 (13.64%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) Embedded C
3 2 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) ISEB
2 9 (40.91%) Degree
3 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
4 4 (18.18%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
2 4 (18.18%) SLA
3 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Google
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