Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Dorset > Bournemouth
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 68 97
Rank change year-on-year +13 +29 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 0.56% 2.03% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 2.33% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 3
Bournemouth median annual salary £31,250 £32,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% -51.85% +35.00%
10th Percentile £27,875 £29,400 £63,750
90th Percentile £33,625 £42,500 £71,250
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +15.38%

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Bournemouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 310 558 774
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 87.32% 87.05% 88.15%
Number of salaries quoted 275 416 583
Bournemouth median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £59,000 £61,250 £59,041
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bournemouth region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Image Processing
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) MSTest
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Ranorex
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Image Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
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