The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 25 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 1.65% 2.25% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 2.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £34,500 £27,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.60% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Software Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
96 75 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 79.34% 84.27% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 80 66 38
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,999 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Wilmslow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Wilmslow

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) System Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (16.67%) ION Trading

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Stress Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) ION Trading
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