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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 65 55 66
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 5 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.03% 0.24% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.24% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Median salary £45,000 £31,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% -24.39%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
469 418 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 96.50% 98.35% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 418 360 462
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,145 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 2016.

Tester Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ISEB
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (33.33%) WSDL
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Bugzilla
4 2 (22.22%) Trac
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) OpenUP
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting

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 3 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (22.22%) Bugzilla
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) Trac
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) SOAP
2 3 (33.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) OpenUP
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 3 days ago