Period
to 22 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Exploratory Testing
West Sussex > Worthing
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 42 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - -
Permanent jobs citing Exploratory Testing 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 2.40% 1.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 1.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Worthing median annual salary £63,750 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.91% - -
West Sussex median annual salary £63,750 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +27.50% +33.33% -

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 236 275 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 94.40% 95.49% 87.16%
Number of salaries quoted 202 197 172
Worthing median annual salary £50,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.94% +8.75% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £57,500 £52,500
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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

Exploratory Testing
Salary Histogram in Worthing

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Exploratory Testing in Worthing over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Exploratory Testing in Worthing

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

1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) Scala
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 5 (83.33%) Gherkin
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) JUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (50.00%) SDET
2 3 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 3 (50.00%) TestNG
3 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) Groovy
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) API Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Usability Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Performance 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) JUnit
2 3 (50.00%) TestNG
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Gherkin
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 3 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (50.00%) SDET
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) API Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Usability Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Scala
2 2 (33.33%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA