The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Hertfordshire / Welwyn Garden City
Rank - - 28
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City - - 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
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 Welwyn Garden City with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 77 63 93
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 82.80% 95.45% 90.29%
Number of salaries quoted 67 54 51
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +37.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 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 Welwyn Garden City

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Welwyn Garden City

Software Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 25 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Software Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft