Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Hampshire > Winchester
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 34 34 31
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 1.29% 6.06% 7.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 6.42% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 21
Winchester median annual salary £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.80% +6.15% -18.75%
10th Percentile £23,250 £21,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £41,750 £42,500 £43,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +23.08% -7.14%

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 149 187 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 96.13% 94.44% 93.60%
Number of salaries quoted 121 181 251
Winchester median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -9.68% -8.82%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £52,500 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 21 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Testing in Winchester

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Web Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA