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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 29 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 2.15% 1.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 2.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.94%
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
89 49 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 95.70% 65.33% 54.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83 43 40
Average salary £47,250 £39,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.62% +21.53%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) SOA
2 9 (90.00%) QA
2 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 9 (90.00%) Test Scripting
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (90.00%) WebDriver
2 9 (90.00%) SoapUI
2 9 (90.00%) REST
2 9 (90.00%) SpecFlow
2 9 (90.00%) Automation Testing
2 9 (90.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) SNMP
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Java

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SNMP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
1 9 (90.00%) WebDriver
1 9 (90.00%) SoapUI
1 9 (90.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) QA Engineer
1 9 (90.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Software Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Graduate
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
1 9 (90.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (90.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) SOA
1 9 (90.00%) Test Scripting
1 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (90.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (10.00%) OOP
2 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) QA