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

Software Testing
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 47 57
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington - 0.39% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.43% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Median salary - £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +30.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,750 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year +2.14% -3.44%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Warrington
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 342 235 458
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 88.14% 92.16% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 288 212 410
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) MVVM
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft