The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
London / Kingston Upon Thames
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 40
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames - - 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £30,000
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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 117 162 204
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 88.64% 95.86% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 104 150 190
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -14.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 Kingston Upon Thames

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Kingston Upon Thames

Software Testing
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification