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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Somerset / Bath
Rank 38 47 45
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 2.24% 1.50% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 1.53% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
266 261 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 99.25% 98.12% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 235 233 255
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 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Bath region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Tester Salary Histogram in Bath

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 7 (77.78%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
5 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
6 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
6 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
6 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
6 1 (11.11%) SaaS
6 1 (11.11%) BDD
6 1 (11.11%) ISEB
6 1 (11.11%) B2B

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 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
4 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) B2B
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) QA Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
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