The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 40 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 1.10% - 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% - 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £26,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Tester
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chippenham 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
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
179 158 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 98.90% 98.75% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 171 157 140
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

Tester
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Tester Salary Trend in Chippenham

Tester
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDET
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center