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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 60 85 86
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 12 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.62% 0.67% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 0.75% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 16
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.08%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
632 931 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 85.41% 89.26% 91.52%
Number of salaries quoted 552 840 846
Median salary £42,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Swindon +27 10 £32,500 +34.02%
Chippenham +6 2 £33,250 -5.00%
Software Testing
South West

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 23 (82.14%) QA
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) Degree
4 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
4 10 (35.71%) ISTQB
4 10 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) Windows
4 10 (35.71%) ISEB
5 9 (32.14%) Retail
5 9 (32.14%) Automated Testing
5 9 (32.14%) Selenium
5 9 (32.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
7 7 (25.00%) MS Visio
7 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 7 (25.00%) Banking
7 7 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 7 (25.00%) Workflow
7 7 (25.00%) Finance
7 7 (25.00%) Bugzilla
7 7 (25.00%) Lucidchart
7 7 (25.00%) Process Improvement
7 7 (25.00%) WebDriver
7 7 (25.00%) JIRA
7 7 (25.00%) Web Testing
7 7 (25.00%) System Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
8 6 (21.43%) Waterfall

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:

Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Lucidchart
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Selenium
2 7 (25.00%) Bugzilla
2 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (25.00%) JIRA
2 7 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (7.14%) ClearCase
3 2 (7.14%) FitNesse
3 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.57%) Ant
4 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.57%) Hudson
4 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.57%) JMeter
4 1 (3.57%) Maven
4 1 (3.57%) NetBeans
4 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (32.14%) Retail
2 7 (25.00%) Banking
2 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Analyst
3 10 (35.71%) Software Test Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Test Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) Business Test Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) Software Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) QA Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Release Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Release Management Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Developer
8 1 (3.57%) IT Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Product Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) EJB
1 1 (3.57%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) Java EE
1 1 (3.57%) JPA
1 1 (3.57%) JSF
1 1 (3.57%) JSP
1 1 (3.57%) Servlets
1 1 (3.57%) SOAP
1 1 (3.57%) Spring
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
1 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Automated Testing
4 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 7 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 7 (25.00%) System Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Web Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Workflow
6 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
7 5 (17.86%) Defect Management
7 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
8 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 3 (10.71%) Project Management
9 3 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (7.14%) Change Management
10 2 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (7.14%) Network Planning
10 2 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
2 10 (35.71%) ISEB
2 10 (35.71%) ISTQB
3 9 (32.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
4 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (82.14%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Civica
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Northgate
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
Warminster, Wiltshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitve salary plus benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago