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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 22 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 2.94% - 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% - 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £38,750 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 - £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 - £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
61 88 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 89.71% 73.95% 94.17%
Number of salaries quoted 55 75 82
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) VectorCAST
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) MSTest

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 5 (100.00%) VectorCAST
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft