The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Aylesbury 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tester
Rank 21 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aylesbury 2.00% 1.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 1.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
Tester
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aylesbury 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
Aylesbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98 82 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aylesbury 98.00% 100.00% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 96 78 56
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,007 £29,050 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Aylesbury

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Aylesbury

Tester
Salary Trend in Aylesbury

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

Tester Salary Trend in Aylesbury

Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aylesbury

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Aylesbury 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%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) T4 Templates
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Aylesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Aylesbury 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 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) T4 Templates
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft