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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 54 60 75
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 8 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.59% 0.22% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 0.23% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 12
Median salary £44,750 £28,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.01% -56.15%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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
491 443 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 97.61% 95.89% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 412 382 589
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Tester Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Selenium
5 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (40.00%) QA
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) Replication
5 4 (40.00%) Web Testing
5 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
5 4 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Fintech
5 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) AIX
5 4 (40.00%) Solaris
5 4 (40.00%) HP UFT
5 4 (40.00%) Control-M
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) ATG

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) Fintech
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) AIX
1 4 (40.00%) Solaris
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (40.00%) Web Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Issue Tracking
5 3 (30.00%) Product Management
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Control-M
1 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) ATG
1 3 (30.00%) hybris
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago