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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Tester
Dorset / Bournemouth
Rank - 72 78
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth - 0.19% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.19% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £45,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +59.29%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
176 518 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 90.72% 98.85% 99.36%
Number of salaries quoted 144 353 412
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,810 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 8 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting