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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 33 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 11 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 5.45% 6.06% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.55% 7.87% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 5
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £39,000 £34,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
168 127 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 83.17% 76.97% 81.66%
Number of salaries quoted 166 123 136
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Winchester

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Selenium
3 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
5 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 7 (33.33%) Change Control
5 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (28.57%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) C
7 5 (23.81%) HTML
7 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
7 5 (23.81%) .NET
7 5 (23.81%) CSS
7 5 (23.81%) ITIL
7 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 5 (23.81%) Client/Server
7 5 (23.81%) N-Tier
7 5 (23.81%) Fortran
7 5 (23.81%) Mapinfo
7 5 (23.81%) GIS
7 5 (23.81%) MapBasic
7 5 (23.81%) Content Management
7 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Test Management
7 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (23.81%) WebDriver
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle
8 4 (19.05%) QuickTest Pro

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (9.52%) Tomcat
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Selenium
2 5 (23.81%) WebDriver
3 4 (19.05%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (9.52%) CruiseControl
4 2 (9.52%) Subversion
4 2 (9.52%) JIRA
4 2 (9.52%) Hudson
4 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
4 2 (9.52%) JUnit
4 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.76%) JMeter
5 1 (4.76%) NUnit
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Applications Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Team Leader
4 4 (19.05%) Automation Team Leader
4 4 (19.05%) Test Team Leader
5 3 (14.29%) PHP Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Software Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) LAMP
2 3 (14.29%) Symfony
2 3 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
3 2 (9.52%) Spring
3 2 (9.52%) NHibernate
3 2 (9.52%) Java EE
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Client/Server
1 5 (23.81%) N-Tier
1 5 (23.81%) GIS
2 3 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
4 7 (33.33%) Change Control
5 5 (23.81%) Test Management
5 5 (23.81%) Content Management
5 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL
6 4 (19.05%) User Stories
7 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (14.29%) OOP
7 3 (14.29%) OO
7 3 (14.29%) Email Marketing
7 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 2 (9.52%) OWASP
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) C
3 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
3 5 (23.81%) Fortran
3 5 (23.81%) MapBasic
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Mapinfo
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) HP
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