The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 62 74 49
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.19% 0.83% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.86% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 12
Average salary £30,500 £27,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.90% -20.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
516 584 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 97.91% 97.50% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 461 468 352
Average salary £44,647 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.05% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
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%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
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%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) IVR
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
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Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago