Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chertsey 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Surrey > Chertsey
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 17 32
Rank change year-on-year -3 +15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 9 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chertsey 6.72% 11.30% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.11% 15.85% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 2
Chertsey median annual salary £38,500 £47,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.95% +86.27% -15.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £22,850
90th Percentile £42,750 £48,750 £27,350
Surrey median annual salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.25% +6.67% +6.38%

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 Chertsey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chertsey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 111 82 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chertsey 82.84% 71.30% 80.33%
Number of salaries quoted 104 79 89
Chertsey median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.78% -10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £24,900
90th Percentile £66,375 £48,750 £63,000
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Chertsey

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Chertsey

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Chertsey

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Chertsey

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Chertsey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Testing in Chertsey over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Testing in Chertsey

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Chertsey region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 6 (66.67%) Scrum
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 6 (66.67%) WebDriver
1 6 (66.67%) BDD
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) TestComplete
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
2 5 (55.56%) Test Planning
3 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) TestPartner
3 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (33.33%) NHS
4 3 (33.33%) LIMS
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) NUnit
4 3 (33.33%) Information Management
4 3 (33.33%) VersionOne
4 3 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) SpecFlow
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Management

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chertsey 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
1 6 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 5 (55.56%) TestComplete
3 4 (44.44%) TestPartner
4 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (33.33%) NUnit
4 3 (33.33%) SpecFlow
4 3 (33.33%) VersionOne
4 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
6 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Lead Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Team Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) LIMS
1 3 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) BDD
1 6 (66.67%) Scrum
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Test Planning
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Information Management
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
6 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle