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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 41 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 15 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 3.95% 2.07% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 2.27% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 8
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -2.09%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
326 308 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 85.79% 91.12% 76.40%
Number of salaries quoted 298 290 241
Median salary £49,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 24 September 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Woking

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 17 (80.95%) C#
2 14 (66.67%) Finance
3 13 (61.90%) C++
4 12 (57.14%) Java
5 11 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (38.10%) Windows
6 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
6 8 (38.10%) Functional Testing
6 8 (38.10%) SDLC
7 7 (33.33%) Selenium
7 7 (33.33%) VB
8 5 (23.81%) JUnit
8 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (23.81%) TestNG
8 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (23.81%) NUnit
8 5 (23.81%) QA
8 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
9 4 (19.05%) Derivative
9 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
9 4 (19.05%) Equities
10 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
10 3 (14.29%) ISEB
10 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
10 3 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
11 2 (9.52%) Analytics
11 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
11 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Selenium
2 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 5 (23.81%) JUnit
2 5 (23.81%) NUnit
2 5 (23.81%) TestNG
3 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Software Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Software Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Derivative
2 4 (19.05%) Equities
3 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
4 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
4 2 (9.52%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (9.52%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Functional Testing
1 8 (38.10%) SDLC
1 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
2 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Coaching
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
5 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) System Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C#
2 13 (61.90%) C++
3 12 (57.14%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) VB
5 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) CODA
2 1 (4.76%) Fidessa