The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Tester
Rank - 73 51
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth - 0.45% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.45% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £28,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.28%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
533 444 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 98.89% 98.89% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 367 394 220
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

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
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + pension, health care, 24 days leave
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago