The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worthing 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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
West Sussex / Worthing
Rank 26 25 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 4.86% 2.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.11% 2.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Median salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Software Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worthing with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Worthing
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 137 79 95
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worthing 95.14% 89.77% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 123 62 93
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £38,213
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +11.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worthing citing Software Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Worthing

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Worthing

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Worthing

Software Testing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Software 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 Software Testing.

1 6 (75.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (75.00%) GAMP
1 6 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) Time Management
1 6 (75.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing

Software Testing
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (75.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Software Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) SDLC
1 6 (75.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) GAMP
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft