The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Hampshire / Farnborough
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 51 38
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough - 1.44% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.82% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 6
Median salary - £29,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -57.85%  
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 Farnborough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Farnborough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 253 274 170
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 85.76% 78.74% 72.96%
Number of salaries quoted 208 232 144
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough 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 Farnborough

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 30 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software QA Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Quality Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP