The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 25 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 1.57% 2.59% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 3.06% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Software Testing
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worthing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
123 98 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 96.85% 84.48% 83.58%
Number of salaries quoted 99 87 50
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Worthing

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Worthing

Software Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Worthing 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) HNC
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) Trac
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Energy Management
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Worthing 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Trac
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Validation Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Energy Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) HNC
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft