Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Software Testing
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 47 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - +27
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 1.24% 1.49% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Gatwick median annual salary £46,250 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.90% - -
West Sussex median annual salary £31,000 £43,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -28.74% +24.29% -26.32%

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 Gatwick with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gatwick
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 142 309 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 88.20% 91.96% 82.08%
Number of salaries quoted 135 292 185
Gatwick median annual salary £45,000 £49,250 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.63% +14.53% -1.71%
10th Percentile £25,500 £31,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £60,000
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Gatwick

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 20 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Primavera
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Excel Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP