The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Basingstoke region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 44 66 62
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 22 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.55% 0.37% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.69% 0.38% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 5
Median salary £32,500 £30,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% +10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,500 £29,400
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
469 524 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 97.10% 97.76% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 406 467 427
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Tester
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Tester Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Tester
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Tester Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 Basingstoke region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 18 (69.23%) Degree
2 15 (57.69%) JIRA
2 15 (57.69%) Selenium
2 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Bugzilla
2 15 (57.69%) MySQL
2 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 15 (57.69%) E-Commerce
2 15 (57.69%) Trac
2 15 (57.69%) Relational Database
2 15 (57.69%) Issue Tracking
3 14 (53.85%) Automation Testing
3 14 (53.85%) Java
4 13 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 10 (38.46%) C#
6 8 (30.77%) SQL
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 8 (30.77%) ISEB
7 7 (26.92%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (26.92%) .NET
7 7 (26.92%) WSDL
7 7 (26.92%) SOAP
7 7 (26.92%) Integration Testing
7 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (11.54%) iPad
8 3 (11.54%) C++
9 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
10 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
10 1 (3.85%) Subversion

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) MySQL
1 15 (57.69%) Relational Database
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Bugzilla
1 15 (57.69%) JIRA
1 15 (57.69%) Selenium
1 15 (57.69%) Trac
2 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
1 7 (26.92%) SOAP
1 7 (26.92%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) iPad
2 1 (3.85%) IVR
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Debian
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (3.85%) SUSE
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (57.69%) E-Commerce
1 15 (57.69%) Issue Tracking
2 14 (53.85%) Automation Testing
3 13 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 7 (26.92%) Integration Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Functional Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) C#
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) Degree
2 8 (30.77%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
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