The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Borehamwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 1.11% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Tester
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Borehamwood 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
Borehamwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
85 58 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 94.44% 93.55% 98.81%
Number of salaries quoted 73 50 48
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

Tester
Salary Trend in Borehamwood

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

Tester Salary Trend in Borehamwood

Tester
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Borehamwood region that cited 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 Tester in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Borehamwood region that cited 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 Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA