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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Surrey / Woking
Rank 35 53 37
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 2.14% 1.00% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 1.24% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 9
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £34,500 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,076 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -

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
190 242 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 81.20% 80.67% 86.82%
Number of salaries quoted 161 232 204
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 January 2017.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Woking

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 17 (89.47%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) C++
2 16 (84.21%) Finance
3 13 (68.42%) Java
4 9 (47.37%) VB
4 9 (47.37%) JUnit
4 9 (47.37%) NUnit
4 9 (47.37%) Selenium
4 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (47.37%) TestNG
4 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
4 9 (47.37%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
5 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (36.84%) SDLC
6 6 (31.58%) Functional Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) QA
8 3 (15.79%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (15.79%) Linux
8 3 (15.79%) Unix
9 2 (10.53%) .NET
9 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
9 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
9 2 (10.53%) Workflow
9 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Derivative
9 2 (10.53%) Equities
9 2 (10.53%) Fintech

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:

Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
1 9 (47.37%) JUnit
1 9 (47.37%) NUnit
1 9 (47.37%) Selenium
1 9 (47.37%) TestNG
General
1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Automation Test Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) C++ Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Developer in Test
4 3 (15.79%) Test Automation Developer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Junior QA Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Developer
6 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (10.53%) Derivative
3 2 (10.53%) Equities
3 2 (10.53%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
2 7 (36.84%) SDLC
3 6 (31.58%) Functional Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Coaching
4 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) C++
3 13 (68.42%) Java
4 9 (47.37%) VB
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Fidessa