The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 57 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.33% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Tester
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
505 488 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 96.19% 95.69% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 430 344 337
Average salary £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Tester
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Tester Salary Trend in Bracknell

Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 7 (87.50%) Finance
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Workflow Management
2 6 (75.00%) Ajax
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) VB
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) CRM
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) Internet
2 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (75.00%) Workflow
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Open Source
2 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (75.00%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
3 5 (62.50%) Gatling
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Testing
3 5 (62.50%) DevOps

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) Internet
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Gatling
2 5 (62.50%) JMeter
2 5 (62.50%) LoadRunner
2 5 (62.50%) TestNG
2 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Moq
3 1 (12.50%) NUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) Ajax
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) CRM
2 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Open Source
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) SDLC
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (75.00%) Workflow
2 6 (75.00%) Workflow Management
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
3 5 (62.50%) DevOps
3 5 (62.50%) Kanban
3 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) Perl
1 6 (75.00%) VB
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) VBScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 5 (62.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: Unspecified + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago