The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bournemouth region that had Software Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Tester
Rank - 64 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth - 0.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Software Tester
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth 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
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
268 407 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 100.00% 98.31% 99.73%
Number of salaries quoted 219 326 288
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Software Tester Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Software Tester Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Bournemouth region featuring Software Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy

Software Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) UML