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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 101 88 80
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.43% 1.79% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 2.16% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 13
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £31,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £59,000 £44,800
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1000 1113 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 86.73% 82.94% 76.77%
Number of salaries quoted 883 999 874
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Crawley -9 3 £33,500 +3.07%
Horsham -2 1 £29,000 -52.65%
Software Testing
South East

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
3 5 (29.41%) Manual Testing
3 5 (29.41%) QlikView
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (23.53%) WebFOCUS
4 4 (23.53%) QA
4 4 (23.53%) Selenium
4 4 (23.53%) BDD
4 4 (23.53%) Tableau
4 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (23.53%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 4 (23.53%) Linux
4 4 (23.53%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) ISEB
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Test Management
5 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) NUnit

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) QlikView
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (23.53%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) WebLOAD
2 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
2 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Calabash
2 2 (11.76%) LoadUI
2 2 (11.76%) JUnit
2 2 (11.76%) JMeter
2 2 (11.76%) NUnit
2 2 (11.76%) Appium
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) SilkTest
3 1 (5.88%) LabVIEW
3 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
3 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.88%) Rational Robot
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.88%) Trac
3 1 (5.88%) PyUnit
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Test Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Mainframe Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Validation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) jQuery
1 2 (11.76%) HTML5
1 2 (11.76%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.88%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) iPad
3 2 (11.76%) User Experience
4 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.88%) GIS
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) zOS
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
2 5 (29.41%) Manual Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
4 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Test Management
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Python
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) C
3 2 (11.76%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) JCL
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
4 1 (5.88%) Tcl
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) ISEB
3 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.88%) HNC
4 1 (5.88%) MBA
4 1 (5.88%) CSQA
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VirtualBox
1 2 (11.76%) KVM
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) MicroStrategy
1 4 (23.53%) Tableau
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Apple
3 2 (11.76%) Google
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
Worthing, West Sussex
Sogeti
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits and Perks
Posted: 2 days ago