The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 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 Altrincham 2.78% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £27,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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
69 94 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 95.83% 95.92% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 69 80 139
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

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

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
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