Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chippenham 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Wiltshire > Chippenham
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 41 54
Rank change year-on-year +17 +13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 18 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 6.02% 1.72% 3.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.17% 1.86% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 12
Chippenham median annual salary £27,000 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.65% +12.86% -15.15%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,950 £31,375
90th Percentile £36,250 £45,000 £40,875
Wiltshire median annual salary £27,000 £39,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -30.77% +20.00% -14.47%

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 Chippenham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chippenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 251 215 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 83.95% 92.67% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 185 189 283
Chippenham median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,050 £47,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Chippenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Chippenham

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chippenham region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 15 (83.33%) Java
1 15 (83.33%) JUnit
1 15 (83.33%) TDD
1 15 (83.33%) Selenium
1 15 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 15 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 15 (83.33%) WebDriver
1 15 (83.33%) Cucumber
1 15 (83.33%) BDD
1 15 (83.33%) REST
1 15 (83.33%) Issue Tracking
1 15 (83.33%) Protractor
2 14 (77.78%) Acceptance Criteria
3 12 (66.67%) QA
4 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) SDET
5 4 (22.22%) Monetization
6 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
6 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
6 2 (11.11%) C
6 2 (11.11%) C++
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Robotics
7 1 (5.56%) Scenario Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Back Office
7 1 (5.56%) SQL

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chippenham 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 15 (83.33%) Cucumber
1 15 (83.33%) JUnit
1 15 (83.33%) Protractor
1 15 (83.33%) Selenium
1 15 (83.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
1 11 (61.11%) Developer in Test
2 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 3 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Java Automation Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Test Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Test Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Embedded Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) BDD
1 15 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 15 (83.33%) Issue Tracking
1 15 (83.33%) TDD
1 15 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 14 (77.78%) Acceptance Criteria
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Monetization
4 4 (22.22%) SDET
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) C
2 2 (11.11%) C++
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) QA