The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Winchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 34 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 6 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 3.64% 2.33% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% 3.00% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 3
Average salary £42,500 £28,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.12% -12.30%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 200 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 82.42% 77.52% 77.11%
Number of salaries quoted 128 189 187
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Testing
Hampshire

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 31 July 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 (84.62%) Selenium
2 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Python
5 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) Perl
5 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
5 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
5 4 (30.77%) QA
5 4 (30.77%) Ruby
5 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
5 4 (30.77%) User Stories
5 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (23.08%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (15.38%) Mapinfo
7 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
7 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
7 2 (15.38%) Fortran
7 2 (15.38%) C
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
7 2 (15.38%) GIS
7 2 (15.38%) MapBasic
7 2 (15.38%) Content Management
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Selenium
2 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
3 2 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Test Team Leader
2 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Automation Team Leader
3 3 (23.08%) Automation Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
1 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
1 2 (15.38%) GIS
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
3 4 (30.77%) User Stories
4 2 (15.38%) Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Test Management
4 2 (15.38%) Release Management
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) BDD
5 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Python
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
1 4 (30.77%) Ruby
2 2 (15.38%) Fortran
2 2 (15.38%) C
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
2 2 (15.38%) MapBasic
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Mapinfo
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