Period
to 23 July 2017

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

Software Testing
Wiltshire > Chippenham
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 54 51
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 2.28% 2.99% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 3.54% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 6
Chippenham median annual salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.86% - +23.89%
10th Percentile £25,950 £20,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £40,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +27.27% -21.43% -10.26%

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 Chippenham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Chippenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 205 311 289
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chippenham 93.61% 84.51% 88.65%
Number of salaries quoted 181 278 275
Chippenham median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £21,500 £25,350 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,250 £47,500 £50,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £41,500 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +6.41% -2.50%

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

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Chippenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Testing in Chippenham over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Testing in Chippenham

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 Chippenham region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) JMeter
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Local Government
4 1 (20.00%) Northgate

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) JMeter
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) TestRail
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Product Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Product Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Release Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Capita
1 1 (20.00%) Civica
1 1 (20.00%) Northgate