The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Tester
Rank 63 77 71
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Tester 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.89% 0.43% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.45% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Average salary £41,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £32,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+26.15% +30.00%
Applications Tester
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke 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
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
520 666 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 92.86% 96.38% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 429 496 541
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Applications Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Applications Tester
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Applications Tester Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Applications Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Applications 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 Applications Tester in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (60.00%) iPad
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (60.00%) XSL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) J2ME
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing

Applications Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Applications 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 Applications Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) XSL
2 3 (60.00%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) iPad
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago