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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Dorset / Bournemouth
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 52 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth - 2.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £38,750 -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 146 282 383
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 87.95% 89.52% 89.49%
Number of salaries quoted 126 195 300
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth citing Software Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 29 April 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%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA