The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bath region that had Software Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Tester
Rank 51 41 54
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 6 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.83% 1.75% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 1.78% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 7
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Software Tester
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath 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
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
318 281 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 97.25% 98.60% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 302 262 376
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Software Tester Salary Trend in Bath

Software Tester
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Tester across the Bath region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Software Tester Salary Histogram in Bath

Software Tester Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Software 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 Bath region featuring Software Tester in the job title.

1 16 (88.89%) Python
1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 16 (88.89%) Selenium
1 16 (88.89%) Cucumber
2 11 (61.11%) Unit Testing
2 11 (61.11%) Automated Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Digital Media
3 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
3 10 (55.56%) QA
4 5 (27.78%) Raspberry Pi
4 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 2 (11.11%) User Stories
5 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.11%) .NET
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) B2B
6 1 (5.56%) JIRA
6 1 (5.56%) SaaS

Software Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bath 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Cucumber
1 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Digital Media
2 5 (27.78%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Automated Testing
1 11 (61.11%) Unit Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 2 (11.11%) User Stories
3 1 (5.56%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 16 (88.89%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) QA
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago