The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 102 98 92
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 10 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.82% 0.77% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.85% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 15
Median salary £37,500 £31,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.11% -9.28%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Software Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1071 1055 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.08% 89.79% 82.89%
Number of salaries quoted 998 933 1014
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Software Testing
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in West Sussex

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Software Testing
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the West Sussex 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
Gatwick - 4 £37,500 -
Horsham +6 2 £29,000 -
Worthing +1 1 - -
Crawley -10 1 £37,500 +11.94% 1
Burgess Hill -17 1 £27,500 -42.10%
Software Testing
South East

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 12 (42.86%) ISO 9001
1 12 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 12 (42.86%) Risk Management
1 12 (42.86%) QA
1 12 (42.86%) Business Process Improvement
1 12 (42.86%) Process Improvement
2 10 (35.71%) Change Management
2 10 (35.71%) Configuration Management
2 10 (35.71%) PCI DSS
2 10 (35.71%) CRAMM
2 10 (35.71%) COSO
2 10 (35.71%) Statistics
2 10 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (35.71%) Operations Management
2 10 (35.71%) ISO22301
3 9 (32.14%) Degree
3 9 (32.14%) Selenium
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 8 (28.57%) Test Management
4 8 (28.57%) SDLC
5 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (25.00%) Finance
5 7 (25.00%) PHP
6 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 6 (21.43%) Project Management
6 6 (21.43%) ColdFusion
6 6 (21.43%) MBA

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (21.43%) ColdFusion
2 2 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) GitHub
2 1 (3.57%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Extranet
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (3.57%) RS-232
3 1 (3.57%) SNMP
3 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) GIS
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) NUnit
2 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
2 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Release Manager
3 9 (32.14%) Test Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) Tester
4 8 (28.57%) Test Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) QA Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) QA Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) QA Test Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) QA Test Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) QA Tester
5 6 (21.43%) Web Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) Web Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Web Test Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) Web Tester
6 3 (10.71%) Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Junior
6 3 (10.71%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Junior Test Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
1 2 (7.14%) RESTful
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) WinForms
2 1 (3.57%) WPF
2 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 10 (35.71%) Statistics
3 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Business Process Improvement
1 12 (42.86%) Process Improvement
1 12 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 10 (35.71%) Change Management
2 10 (35.71%) Configuration Management
2 10 (35.71%) CRAMM
2 10 (35.71%) Operations Management
3 8 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 8 (28.57%) SDLC
3 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 8 (28.57%) Test Management
4 6 (21.43%) Functional Testing
4 6 (21.43%) Manual Testing
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) Strategic Planning
4 6 (21.43%) Web Development
5 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.29%) ERP
5 4 (14.29%) ITIL
5 4 (14.29%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) PHP
3 4 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) MBA
3 4 (14.29%) CITP
4 3 (10.71%) ISEB
5 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) ISO 9001
1 12 (42.86%) QA
2 10 (35.71%) COSO
2 10 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (35.71%) ISO22301
2 10 (35.71%) PCI DSS
3 4 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) HP
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
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