The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 37 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 9 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 4.41% - 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% - 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 5
Average salary £42,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
Software Testing
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
174 192 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 85.29% 80.00% 73.97%
Number of salaries quoted 171 182 232
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,859 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Winchester

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Winchester

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Winchester 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 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Selenium
3 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (42.86%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) Change Control
6 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
6 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) User Stories
6 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (21.43%) C
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
7 3 (21.43%) .NET
7 3 (21.43%) Fortran
7 3 (21.43%) Mapinfo
7 3 (21.43%) GIS
7 3 (21.43%) MapBasic
8 2 (14.29%) CruiseControl
8 2 (14.29%) Subversion
8 2 (14.29%) Content Management
8 2 (14.29%) Spring
8 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 2 (14.29%) Web Development
8 2 (14.29%) Java EE
8 2 (14.29%) JIRA

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Winchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
3 2 (14.29%) CruiseControl
3 2 (14.29%) Subversion
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) Hudson
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 2 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (14.29%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Automation Team Leader
1 4 (28.57%) Test Team Leader
1 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 3 (21.43%) Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) Java EE
2 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (14.29%) NHibernate
2 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) GIS
2 2 (14.29%) Statistics
2 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (35.71%) Change Control
4 4 (28.57%) User Stories
4 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) Content Management
6 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 2 (14.29%) Release Management
6 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Management
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (14.29%) OWASP
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) C
2 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
2 3 (21.43%) Fortran
2 3 (21.43%) MapBasic
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Mapinfo
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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