The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Tester
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1726 1631 1404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.84% 94.06% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1357 1245
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Technical Tester
West Midlands

Technical Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Tester in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Technical Tester
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Tester Salary Trend in Birmingham

Technical Tester
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Technical Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Tester in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) WATIR
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source

Technical Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Technical Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) WATIR
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum