The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Surrey / Woking
Rank 32 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 8 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 3.39% 2.26% 4.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 2.64% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 14
Median salary £50,000 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,550 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
188 227 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 79.66% 85.66% 82.29%
Number of salaries quoted 154 217 218
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

The demand trend of job ads across the Woking region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Woking

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Woking region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Woking

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Woking region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 11 (84.62%) C++
3 10 (76.92%) C#
4 8 (61.54%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) NUnit
4 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (61.54%) TestNG
4 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
4 8 (61.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (61.54%) Selenium
4 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
4 8 (61.54%) VB
4 8 (61.54%) JUnit
5 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) QA
7 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
7 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) OOP
7 1 (7.69%) OO
7 1 (7.69%) ISEB
7 1 (7.69%) Windows

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
1 8 (61.54%) JUnit
1 8 (61.54%) NUnit
1 8 (61.54%) Selenium
1 8 (61.54%) TestNG
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Automation Test Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Developer in Test
3 3 (23.08%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Unix Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# GUI Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) GUI Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Tester
5 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
2 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) OOP
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C++
2 10 (76.92%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) Java
3 8 (61.54%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago