The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bath region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 47 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 12 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 3.36% 0.71% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.49% 0.72% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 10
Median salary £40,000 £28,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% -4.16%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
344 277 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 96.36% 98.93% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 331 258 393
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Tester
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Tester Salary Trend in Bath

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Bath region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 17 (80.95%) Cucumber
2 16 (76.19%) Selenium
2 16 (76.19%) Python
2 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
3 11 (52.38%) QA
4 10 (47.62%) Automated Testing
4 10 (47.62%) Unit Testing
4 10 (47.62%) Digital Media
4 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
5 6 (28.57%) Raspberry Pi
5 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.52%) User Stories
7 2 (9.52%) SQL
7 2 (9.52%) .NET
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
8 1 (4.76%) C#
8 1 (4.76%) Java
8 1 (4.76%) Finance
8 1 (4.76%) Scrum
8 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
8 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
8 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (4.76%) BDD
8 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) Cucumber
2 16 (76.19%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Digital Media
2 6 (28.57%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Automated Testing
1 10 (47.62%) Unit Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
3 2 (9.52%) User Stories
4 1 (4.76%) BDD
4 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
1 16 (76.19%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago