The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Altrincham region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 13 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 2.22% 1.06% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £37,500 £15,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Tester
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham 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
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44 92 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 97.78% 97.87% 99.17%
Number of salaries quoted 37 80 109
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

The demand trend of job ads across the Altrincham region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Tester
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

Tester Salary Trend in Altrincham

Tester Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Altrincham region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) Ranorex
4 3 (42.86%) Selenium
4 3 (42.86%) Telerik
4 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) OOD
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Ranorex
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
2 6 (85.71%) Mentoring
3 4 (57.14%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (42.86%) OOD
4 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Telerik
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