The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Tester
Rank 79 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.27% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £28,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +16.98%
Software 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
676 623 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 91.72% 95.85% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 507 471 521
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Software Tester Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Software Tester
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Software 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 Software Tester in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) IVR
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Payment
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database

Software Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Software 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 Software Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) IVR
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus, Pension Medical
Posted: 5 days ago