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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 30 19 33
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 11 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 6.21% 9.45% 4.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.38% 12.50% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 9
Average salary £28,500 £24,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.32% -10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £32,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
149 96 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 84.18% 75.59% 83.92%
Number of salaries quoted 148 88 162
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) HTML
3 8 (38.10%) CSS
3 8 (38.10%) Selenium
4 7 (33.33%) Change Control
5 6 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (28.57%) User Experience
5 6 (28.57%) Test Management
5 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 6 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (28.57%) Client/Server
5 6 (28.57%) N-Tier
5 6 (28.57%) PHP
5 6 (28.57%) MySQL
5 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) OOP
5 6 (28.57%) OO
5 6 (28.57%) Symfony
5 6 (28.57%) Content Management
5 6 (28.57%) Marketing
5 6 (28.57%) Email Marketing
5 6 (28.57%) jQuery
5 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 6 (28.57%) LAMP
6 5 (23.81%) GIS
6 5 (23.81%) MapBasic
6 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
6 5 (23.81%) .NET

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 6 (28.57%) 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 8 (38.10%) Selenium
2 5 (23.81%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (9.52%) CruiseControl
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) JIRA
3 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
3 2 (9.52%) Hudson
3 2 (9.52%) JUnit
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.76%) JMeter
4 1 (4.76%) NUnit
General
1 6 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 6 (28.57%) PHP Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Web Applications Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Applications Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Java Web Developer
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 8 (38.10%) HTML
1 8 (38.10%) CSS
2 6 (28.57%) LAMP
2 6 (28.57%) Symfony
2 6 (28.57%) jQuery
3 5 (23.81%) .NET
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) XML
4 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
4 2 (9.52%) Spring
4 2 (9.52%) NHibernate
4 2 (9.52%) Java EE
4 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Client/Server
1 6 (28.57%) N-Tier
1 6 (28.57%) User Experience
2 5 (23.81%) GIS
3 2 (9.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Change Control
3 6 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (28.57%) Content Management
3 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 6 (28.57%) OOP
3 6 (28.57%) OO
3 6 (28.57%) Email Marketing
3 6 (28.57%) Test Management
3 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) Manual Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) OWASP
7 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 2 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) PHP
4 5 (23.81%) C
4 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
4 5 (23.81%) Fortran
4 5 (23.81%) MapBasic
5 2 (9.52%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Mapinfo
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) HP
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