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

Software Testing
Hampshire > Winchester
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 27 60
Rank change year-on-year -19 +33 -19
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 19 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 5.18% 8.56% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.03% 10.11% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 5
Winchester median annual salary £27,500 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -49.07% +8.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £21,250 £42,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £47,000 £57,500 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £33,250 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -21.76% +21.43% -

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 315 188 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 85.83% 84.68% 79.72%
Number of salaries quoted 296 165 264
Winchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,750 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £63,750
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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Testing in Winchester

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 18 (94.74%) QA
2 16 (84.21%) Test Automation
3 12 (63.16%) Selenium
3 12 (63.16%) C#
3 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (63.16%) ISTQB
4 10 (52.63%) Web Testing
5 9 (47.37%) SQL
6 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
6 8 (42.11%) WebDriver
6 8 (42.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
7 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
7 7 (36.84%) ISEB
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) JIRA
8 5 (26.32%) Windows
8 5 (26.32%) .NET
9 4 (21.05%) Internet
9 4 (21.05%) TDD
9 4 (21.05%) Scrum
9 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
10 3 (15.79%) Test Management
10 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (15.79%) TestNG
10 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
10 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
10 3 (15.79%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Selenium
2 8 (42.11%) WebDriver
3 5 (26.32%) JIRA
4 3 (15.79%) HP UFT
4 3 (15.79%) JMeter
4 3 (15.79%) JUnit
4 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
4 3 (15.79%) SpecFlow
4 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
4 3 (15.79%) TestNG
5 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) QA Tester
1 9 (47.37%) Tester
2 6 (31.58%) Software QA Tester
2 6 (31.58%) Software Tester
2 6 (31.58%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Test Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) QA Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) QA Test Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Manual Tester
5 3 (15.79%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) QA Manual Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Testing Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Web Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) QA Leader
7 1 (5.26%) Software Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Software QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Test Automation
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) Web Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
5 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
5 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) Test Management
8 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
9 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (5.26%) System Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
9 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (5.26%) V-Model
9 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) ISTQB
2 8 (42.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (36.84%) ISEB
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (94.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft