Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Hampshire > Winchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 29 48
Rank change year-on-year -4 +19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 25 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 7.04% 9.12% 4.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 11.20% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 16
Winchester median annual salary £30,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.22% +38.46% -18.75%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £47,000 £57,500 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £32,750 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -7.75% -1.39% -4.64%

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 Winchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Winchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 325 241 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 91.55% 81.42% 86.24%
Number of salaries quoted 299 214 287
Winchester median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,226
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,000 £56,042
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +2.41%

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Winchester

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Winchester

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Winchester

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Winchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Testing in Winchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Testing in Winchester

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (88.00%) QA
2 21 (84.00%) Test Automation
3 19 (76.00%) C#
4 18 (72.00%) Selenium
5 17 (68.00%) WebDriver
6 14 (56.00%) Unit Testing
6 14 (56.00%) Manual Testing
6 14 (56.00%) Windows
7 10 (40.00%) SoapUI
7 10 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (40.00%) JUnit
7 10 (40.00%) HP
7 10 (40.00%) HP UFT
7 10 (40.00%) JMeter
7 10 (40.00%) Test Management
7 10 (40.00%) TestNG
8 8 (32.00%) ISTQB
9 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
9 7 (28.00%) Scrum
9 7 (28.00%) SQL
9 7 (28.00%) Performance Testing
10 4 (16.00%) Java
10 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
10 4 (16.00%) Replication
10 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
10 4 (16.00%) Time Management

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (72.00%) Selenium
2 17 (68.00%) WebDriver
3 10 (40.00%) HP UFT
3 10 (40.00%) JMeter
3 10 (40.00%) JUnit
3 10 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 10 (40.00%) TestNG
4 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (12.00%) SpecFlow
6 2 (8.00%) JIRA
7 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Testing Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) QA Leader
4 4 (16.00%) QA Team Leader
4 4 (16.00%) Team Leader
5 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) QA Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) QA Test Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) QA Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) QA Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Software QA Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Software Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Replication
2 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (84.00%) Test Automation
3 14 (56.00%) Manual Testing
3 14 (56.00%) Unit Testing
4 10 (40.00%) Test Management
5 7 (28.00%) Performance Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Scrum
5 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (16.00%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (16.00%) Document Management
6 4 (16.00%) OCR
6 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Release Management
6 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 4 (16.00%) Time Management
6 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (16.00%) V-Model
6 4 (16.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (12.00%) ISEB
2 3 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (88.00%) QA
2 4 (16.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft