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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Tester
Somerset / Bath
Rank 40 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.47% 0.39% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 0.40% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £37,500 £20,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -36.50%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
271 252 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 99.27% 98.05% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 240 225 257
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

Software Tester Salary Histogram in Bath

Software Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Digital Media
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) B2B
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) SaaS
5 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) B2B
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
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