Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 52 60
Rank change year-on-year +13 +8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 1.62% 2.17% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 2.80% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 14
High Wycombe median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.29% +10.53%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £60,250 £56,675
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +0.67% +6.43% -17.65%

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 High Wycombe with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
High Wycombe
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 258 429 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 83.77% 77.58% 81.08%
Number of salaries quoted 210 359 428
High Wycombe median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £23,250 £27,500 £25,800
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in High Wycombe

Software Testing
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 21 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) eggPlant
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Electronics

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (60.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (60.00%) eggPlant
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Software Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Audio Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Hardware Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) QA Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware