Period
to 20 May 2018

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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Hampshire > Winchester
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 35 58
Rank change year-on-year -5 +23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 14 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 5.32% 4.19% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.22% 4.42% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 6
Winchester median annual salary £25,250 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.31% - +4.84%
10th Percentile £21,275 £25,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £42,125 £33,750 £53,750
Hampshire median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 225 181 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 85.55% 94.76% 82.82%
Number of salaries quoted 217 157 274
Winchester median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,900 £25,600 £28,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,250 £59,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Testing in Winchester

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 13 (92.86%) ISTQB
1 13 (92.86%) QA
2 12 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 9 (64.29%) Web Testing
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 8 (57.14%) Selenium
5 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 7 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (42.86%) ISEB
6 6 (42.86%) C#
7 5 (35.71%) Finance
7 5 (35.71%) JIRA
8 4 (28.57%) Internet
8 4 (28.57%) Windows
9 3 (21.43%) Degree
9 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
9 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
10 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
10 2 (14.29%) Ruby
10 2 (14.29%) Python
10 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 2 (14.29%) HP UFT
10 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
10 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 2 (14.29%) Perl
10 2 (14.29%) .NET
11 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio

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 4 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) JIRA
3 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
4 2 (14.29%) HP UFT
4 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) QA Tester
1 8 (57.14%) Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Software QA Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Software Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Manual Tester
3 3 (21.43%) QA Manual Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Web Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) QA Leader
5 1 (7.14%) QA Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software QA Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 9 (64.29%) Web Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) SDLC
7 1 (7.14%) System Testing
7 1 (7.14%) TDD
7 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
7 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) V-Model
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) ISTQB
2 7 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (42.86%) ISEB
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (92.86%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft