The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 26 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 1.83% - 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% - 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £25,000 - £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
Software Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74 47 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 67.89% 56.63% 78.49%
Number of salaries quoted 70 46 138
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £60,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Wokingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Wokingham

Software Testing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Life Science
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (100.00%) GAMP
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Author
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Author
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) GAMP
Wokingham, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago