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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 71 82 75
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 16 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.72% 1.98% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 2.31% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 21
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £40,000
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
767 997 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 82.38% 85.73% 88.18%
Number of salaries quoted 650 870 833
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £55,648
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Corsham - 7 £27,500 - 1
Swindon +2 3 £21,500 -59.04%
Chippenham -7 3 £35,000 - 2
Trowbridge - 1 £27,000 -
Software Testing
South West

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) QA
3 12 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 10 (37.04%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (37.04%) SQL
5 9 (33.33%) Java
5 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
6 8 (29.63%) HP
6 8 (29.63%) Project Management
7 7 (25.93%) Degree
7 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
7 7 (25.93%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
8 6 (22.22%) Oracle
8 6 (22.22%) HTML
9 5 (18.52%) NetBeans
9 5 (18.52%) Finance
9 5 (18.52%) TDD
9 5 (18.52%) Spring
9 5 (18.52%) Maven
9 5 (18.52%) XML
9 5 (18.52%) Ant
9 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
9 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
10 4 (14.81%) Java EE
10 4 (14.81%) Selenium
10 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
10 4 (14.81%) BDD

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 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Academy Housing
1 2 (7.41%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) IPsec
1 1 (3.70%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 5 (18.52%) Ant
2 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
2 5 (18.52%) Maven
2 5 (18.52%) NetBeans
3 4 (14.81%) Hudson
3 4 (14.81%) Selenium
4 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 3 (11.11%) JMeter
4 3 (11.11%) Subversion
5 2 (7.41%) JBehave
6 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Back Office
3 2 (7.41%) Local Government
4 1 (3.70%) Military
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Test Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Junior
3 4 (14.81%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Product Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Software Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Graduate
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) Spring
2 5 (18.52%) XML
3 4 (14.81%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) Java EE
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 3 (11.11%) EJB
4 3 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
4 3 (11.11%) JPA
4 3 (11.11%) JSF
4 3 (11.11%) Servlets
5 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
5 2 (7.41%) JSP
5 2 (7.41%) REST
5 2 (7.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 8 (29.63%) Project Management
4 7 (25.93%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
5 5 (18.52%) TDD
6 4 (14.81%) BDD
6 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.81%) OO
6 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.11%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.11%) User Stories
7 3 (11.11%) Wireframes
8 2 (7.41%) Change Control
8 2 (7.41%) Defect Management
8 2 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (7.41%) Presales
8 2 (7.41%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) Degree
4 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
5 2 (7.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (48.15%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) SDET
3 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) HP
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Civica
3 2 (7.41%) Northgate
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 28,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago