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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 38 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 7 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 3.72% 0.39% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.46% 0.49% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
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
157 204 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 83.51% 79.07% 75.08%
Number of salaries quoted 153 194 221
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 £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 9 (75.00%) Selenium
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 4 (33.33%) User Stories
4 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Change Control
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
6 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
6 2 (16.67%) Fortran
6 2 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (16.67%) Mapinfo
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Content Management
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) GIS
6 2 (16.67%) MapBasic
6 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Selenium
2 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (8.33%) CruiseControl
4 1 (8.33%) Subversion
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) Hudson
4 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (8.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Test Team Leader
1 4 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 4 (33.33%) Tester
1 4 (33.33%) Automation Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
2 1 (8.33%) Java EE
2 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 2 (16.67%) GIS
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (33.33%) User Stories
3 3 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Content Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) OWASP
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Fortran
3 2 (16.67%) MapBasic
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby
3 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Mapinfo
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