Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for Software Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Testing over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Dorset > Bournemouth
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 63 81
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth - 1.94% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.21% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 2
Bournemouth median annual salary - £27,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -50.91% -
Dorset median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -21.43% +7.69%

Software Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bournemouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 476 453 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 82.93% 87.79% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 410 393 614
Bournemouth median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,700 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

Job postings citing Software Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth.

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Bournemouth

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Bournemouth