Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Exploratory Testing
West Sussex > Worthing
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 48 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 - -
Permanent jobs citing Exploratory Testing 18 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 7.56% 1.63% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.83% 1.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 0
Worthing median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% - -
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -

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 230 288 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 96.64% 93.81% 88.42%
Number of salaries quoted 166 223 137
Worthing median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £34,000 £28,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £65,950
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 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Exploratory Testing in Worthing

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 17 (94.44%) Scrum
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (94.44%) JIRA
1 17 (94.44%) QA
1 17 (94.44%) Selenium
1 17 (94.44%) Performance Testing
1 17 (94.44%) Kanban
1 17 (94.44%) Test Automation
1 17 (94.44%) Confluence
1 17 (94.44%) Acceptance Criteria
1 17 (94.44%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (83.33%) HP
2 15 (83.33%) HP UFT
2 15 (83.33%) C#
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) Regression Testing
2 15 (83.33%) Finance
2 15 (83.33%) Stress Testing
2 15 (83.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 15 (83.33%) WebDriver
2 15 (83.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 15 (83.33%) Functional Testing
2 15 (83.33%) User Experience
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) Gherkin
3 2 (11.11%) User Stories
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) API Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
3 2 (11.11%) SoapUI

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 17 (94.44%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) JIRA
1 17 (94.44%) Selenium
2 15 (83.33%) HP UFT
2 15 (83.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Tester
2 15 (83.33%) Analyst
2 15 (83.33%) Automation Tester
2 15 (83.33%) QA Analyst
2 15 (83.33%) QA Automation Analyst
2 15 (83.33%) QA Automation Tester
2 15 (83.33%) QA Tester
3 13 (72.22%) Automation Test Analyst
3 13 (72.22%) QA Test Analyst
3 13 (72.22%) Test Analyst
4 10 (55.56%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (55.56%) Senior Automation Tester
4 10 (55.56%) Senior QA Analyst
4 10 (55.56%) Senior QA Tester
4 10 (55.56%) Senior Tester
5 8 (44.44%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 8 (44.44%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 8 (44.44%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (27.78%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 5 (27.78%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Gherkin
1 2 (11.11%) RESTful
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Acceptance Criteria
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (94.44%) Kanban
1 17 (94.44%) Performance Testing
1 17 (94.44%) Problem-Solving
1 17 (94.44%) Scrum
1 17 (94.44%) Test Automation
2 15 (83.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 15 (83.33%) Functional Testing
2 15 (83.33%) Regression Testing
2 15 (83.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 15 (83.33%) Stress Testing
3 2 (11.11%) API Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
3 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Usability Testing
3 2 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C#
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Groovy
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (94.44%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) HP
2 2 (11.11%) Atlassian