Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Fareham 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
Hampshire > Fareham
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 67 44
Rank change year-on-year +19 -23 +27
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 8 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fareham 1.67% 2.58% 5.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 2.80% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 28
Fareham median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% -7.14% +14.75%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,850 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £41,150
Hampshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% +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 Fareham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Fareham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 434 535 429
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fareham 90.61% 92.08% 89.00%
Number of salaries quoted 361 505 332
Fareham median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £20,800
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,550 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Fareham

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Fareham

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Fareham

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Fareham

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Fareham

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

Salary histogram for Software Testing in Fareham

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 Fareham region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) QA
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (50.00%) Selenium
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) SpecFlow
3 4 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
4 3 (37.50%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) JUnit
5 2 (25.00%) Telerik
5 2 (25.00%) Validation
5 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fareham 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 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
4 2 (25.00%) JUnit
4 2 (25.00%) TestComplete
4 2 (25.00%) WATIR
5 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) JMeter
5 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
5 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
5 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (12.50%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Test Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Software QA Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 4 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Validation
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Kanban
6 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) System Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Telerik
3 1 (12.50%) SAP