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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 53 45 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.86% 3.20% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 4.66% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 3
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £25,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £41,500 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Software Testing
Surrey

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
294 279 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 84.24% 68.72% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 278 244 267
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) System Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) CRM
3 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) ATDD
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Derivative
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) ColdFusion
5 1 (16.67%) C#

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 (16.67%) ColdFusion
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (50.00%) QA Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior QA Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior QA Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) WinForms
1 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Equities
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) System Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) ATDD
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) CODA