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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 70 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 4 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.71% - 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% - 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Median salary £25,000 - £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 - £40,050
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
541 426 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 96.61% 98.16% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 494 320 523
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,350 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
3 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (50.00%) QA
3 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (33.33%) Selenium
4 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 4 (33.33%) Fintech
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) AIX
4 4 (33.33%) Solaris
4 4 (33.33%) Control-M
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Replication
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) HP UFT
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing

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:

Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Fintech
1 4 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) AIX
1 4 (33.33%) Solaris
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
3 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 4 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Product Management
6 2 (16.67%) Web Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Control-M
1 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) ATG
1 2 (16.67%) hybris
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