The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tester
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 1.72% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £30,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Tester
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110 159 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 94.83% 99.38% 91.21%
Number of salaries quoted 107 134 64
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Tester in the job title across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Tester
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Tester across the Abingdon region.

Tester Salary Trend in Abingdon

Tester
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Tester Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Tester
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region that cited Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Tester in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Game Development
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region that cited Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Game Development
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft