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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank - 38 64
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 29 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking - 5.74% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 7.49% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 21 2
Average salary - £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
258 387 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 80.88% 76.63% 77.75%
Number of salaries quoted 244 342 285
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,025 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
1 8 (72.73%) Selenium
1 8 (72.73%) Test Scripting
1 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 7 (63.64%) ISEB
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) WebDriver
4 5 (45.45%) HP UFT
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Testing
5 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
5 4 (36.36%) System Testing
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) ATDD
6 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) ColdFusion
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) C++
7 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Open Source
8 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
8 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (9.09%) People Management
8 1 (9.09%) SDLC
8 1 (9.09%) Change Control

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (18.18%) ColdFusion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) WebDriver
3 5 (45.45%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Software Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Web Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Web Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) WinForms
2 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) EFT
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Equities
1 1 (9.09%) Derivative
1 1 (9.09%) Data Conversion
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Test Scripting
1 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Testing
5 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (36.36%) System Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
5 4 (36.36%) ATDD
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
6 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
8 1 (9.09%) People Management
8 1 (9.09%) SDLC
8 1 (9.09%) Open Source
8 1 (9.09%) Change Control
8 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
8 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
2 7 (63.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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