Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for Exploratory Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Exploratory Testing over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Exploratory Testing
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 72 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - -
Permanent jobs citing Exploratory Testing 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.16% 0.46% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Slough median annual salary £62,500 £50,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.76% - -
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -36.00% -

Exploratory 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 Slough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 548 581 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 88.53% 88.30% 92.02%
Number of salaries quoted 425 495 726
Slough median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,300 £69,500 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Exploratory Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Exploratory Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Exploratory Testing in Slough

Exploratory Testing
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Exploratory Testing in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing Exploratory Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Exploratory Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Kotlin
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Native
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Exploratory Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Automation
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Kotlin
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef