The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bournemouth region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 50 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.54% 0.45% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 0.46% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Median salary £32,500 £32,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +68.42%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
323 437 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 99.38% 99.09% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 275 329 367
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Tester
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Tester Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Tester
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Tester Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Tester Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 Tester in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
2 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Angular 2
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) ISEB
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing

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 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
2 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) REST
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Angular 2
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
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