Period
to 11 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 11 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 73 47
Rank change year-on-year -8 -26 +32
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 7 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.54% 0.84% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.92% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 48
Swindon median annual salary £34,500 £60,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.74% +20.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £31,475 £21,050 £25,725
90th Percentile £38,375 £68,750 £56,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £37,500 £27,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +38.89% -46.00% +47.06%

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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 677 760 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 91.73% 91.35% 89.91%
Number of salaries quoted 578 687 548
Swindon median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,883 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,000 £67,787 £57,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £46,500 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.49% +11.25% -

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Swindon

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Swindon

For the 6 months to 11 November 2019, IT jobs citing Software 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA