Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worthing with a requirement for Exploratory Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Exploratory Testing over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Exploratory Testing
West Sussex > Worthing
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 63 33
Rank change year-on-year +20 -30 -
Permanent jobs citing Exploratory Testing 23 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 5.30% 1.68% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.67% 1.78% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 1
Worthing median annual salary £45,000 £72,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.93% +61.11% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £79,500 £47,500
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £63,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -29.41% +41.67% +20.00%

Exploratory 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 Worthing with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worthing
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 406 281 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 93.55% 94.30% 91.30%
Number of salaries quoted 281 228 133
Worthing median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,225 £27,550
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £55,000
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £43,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.83% -3.89% +5.88%

Exploratory Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

Job postings citing Exploratory Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worthing.

Job vacancy trend for Exploratory Testing in Worthing

Exploratory Testing
Salary Trend in Worthing

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

Salary trend for Exploratory Testing in Worthing

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Exploratory 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Exploratory Testing.

1 23 (100.00%) Scrum
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (100.00%) JIRA
1 23 (100.00%) QA
1 23 (100.00%) Selenium
1 23 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 23 (100.00%) Kanban
1 23 (100.00%) Confluence
1 23 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 23 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 23 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 22 (95.65%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 22 (95.65%) WebDriver
2 22 (95.65%) Functional Testing
2 22 (95.65%) User Experience
2 22 (95.65%) Requirements Analysis
2 22 (95.65%) Stress Testing
2 22 (95.65%) C#
2 22 (95.65%) SQL
2 22 (95.65%) HP
2 22 (95.65%) HP UFT
2 22 (95.65%) Regression Testing
2 22 (95.65%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.35%) Security Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.35%) Usability Testing

Exploratory Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worthing 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:

Application Platforms
1 23 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 23 (100.00%) JIRA
1 23 (100.00%) Selenium
2 22 (95.65%) HP UFT
2 22 (95.65%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (95.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Analyst
1 22 (95.65%) Automation Tester
1 22 (95.65%) QA Analyst
1 22 (95.65%) QA Automation Analyst
1 22 (95.65%) QA Automation Tester
1 22 (95.65%) QA Tester
1 22 (95.65%) Senior Analyst
1 22 (95.65%) Senior Automation Tester
1 22 (95.65%) Senior QA Analyst
1 22 (95.65%) Senior QA Tester
1 22 (95.65%) Senior Tester
1 22 (95.65%) Tester
2 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
2 1 (4.35%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
1 1 (4.35%) RESTful
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (95.65%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (100.00%) Kanban
1 23 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 23 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 23 (100.00%) Scrum
1 23 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 22 (95.65%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 22 (95.65%) Functional Testing
2 22 (95.65%) Regression Testing
2 22 (95.65%) Requirements Analysis
2 22 (95.65%) Stress Testing
3 1 (4.35%) API Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) Defect Management
3 1 (4.35%) Security Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Usability Testing
3 1 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) C#
1 22 (95.65%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Groovy
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Atlassian