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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 21 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 4.24% 0.98% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.15% 1.16% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £35,780 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.58% +17.18%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
97 86 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 82.20% 84.31% 98.55%
Number of salaries quoted 91 72 64
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,700 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Defect Management
2 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP
Wilmslow
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + + Comp Bens package
Posted: 16 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Comp Bens package
Posted: 24 days ago