The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 82 83 87
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 11 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.09% 1.01% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.16% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 7
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £33,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £37,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
865 945 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 85.56% 86.62% 88.63%
Number of salaries quoted 775 758 781
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £55,000
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 Wiltshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Software Testing
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 6 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
Chippenham - 6 £29,750 -
Swindon -12 5 £45,000 +36.36%
Software Testing
South West

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (40.00%) QA
4 7 (35.00%) Degree
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle
4 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (30.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (30.00%) XML
5 6 (30.00%) Ant
5 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
5 6 (30.00%) Project Management
5 6 (30.00%) Spring
5 6 (30.00%) Maven
5 6 (30.00%) TDD
5 6 (30.00%) NetBeans
6 5 (25.00%) Back Office
6 5 (25.00%) OO
6 5 (25.00%) SOAP
6 5 (25.00%) Web Services
6 5 (25.00%) Java EE
6 5 (25.00%) BDD
6 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 5 (25.00%) Hudson
6 5 (25.00%) REST
6 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (20.00%) NoSQL

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) IPsec
1 1 (5.00%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (30.00%) Ant
2 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (30.00%) Maven
2 6 (30.00%) NetBeans
3 5 (25.00%) Hudson
4 4 (20.00%) JMeter
4 4 (20.00%) Selenium
5 3 (15.00%) Subversion
6 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (10.00%) JBehave
6 2 (10.00%) TestDirector
7 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (25.00%) Back Office
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Military
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Junior
4 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) QC Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Software Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) Spring
2 6 (30.00%) XML
3 5 (25.00%) Java EE
3 5 (25.00%) REST
3 5 (25.00%) SOAP
3 5 (25.00%) Web Services
4 4 (20.00%) EJB
4 4 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (20.00%) JPA
4 4 (20.00%) JSF
4 4 (20.00%) Servlets
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) BDD
3 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (10.00%) Defect Management
6 2 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (10.00%) Test Management
7 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps
7 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.00%) System Testing
7 1 (5.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) ISEB
3 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) SDET
3 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft