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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 78 85 87
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 8 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.86% 1.17% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.35% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 6
Median salary £23,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £33,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,900 £37,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
792 887 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 85.07% 86.20% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 701 718 766
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £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 28 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 28 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
Swindon -2 4 £33,250 +0.75%
Chippenham -7 2 £39,500 +6.75%
Corsham - 1 £25,000 - 1
Software Testing
South West

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) QA
3 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
3 8 (38.10%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 7 (33.33%) Degree
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle
5 6 (28.57%) HTML
5 6 (28.57%) Project Management
5 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 6 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
6 5 (23.81%) XML
6 5 (23.81%) Ant
6 5 (23.81%) TDD
6 5 (23.81%) Spring
6 5 (23.81%) Maven
6 5 (23.81%) NetBeans
7 4 (19.05%) Back Office
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) SOAP
7 4 (19.05%) Web Services
7 4 (19.05%) OO
7 4 (19.05%) Java EE
7 4 (19.05%) 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 (9.52%) Apache
1 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) IPsec
1 1 (4.76%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
2 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 5 (23.81%) Ant
2 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
2 5 (23.81%) Maven
2 5 (23.81%) NetBeans
3 4 (19.05%) Hudson
4 3 (14.29%) JMeter
4 3 (14.29%) Selenium
4 3 (14.29%) Subversion
5 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
5 2 (9.52%) JBehave
5 2 (9.52%) TestDirector
6 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (19.05%) Back Office
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Military
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Test Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Junior
3 4 (19.05%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) QC Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Software Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 5 (23.81%) Spring
2 5 (23.81%) XML
3 4 (19.05%) Java EE
3 4 (19.05%) REST
3 4 (19.05%) SOAP
3 4 (19.05%) Web Services
4 3 (14.29%) EJB
4 3 (14.29%) EJB 3.0
4 3 (14.29%) JPA
4 3 (14.29%) JSF
4 3 (14.29%) Servlets
5 2 (9.52%) CSS
5 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
3 5 (23.81%) TDD
4 4 (19.05%) BDD
4 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
4 4 (19.05%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) Wireframes
6 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
6 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Test Management
7 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.76%) DevOps
7 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) SDET
3 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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