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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 16 34 23
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 8.00% 0.85% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.52% 0.95% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
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
42 105 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 84.00% 89.74% 77.66%
Number of salaries quoted 37 92 63
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £99,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) SpecFlow
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) GAMP
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Life Science
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (80.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) QA Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) GAMP
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