The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Tester
Rank 301 341 326
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 7 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.016% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.017% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Average salary £28,250 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.37% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £38,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £42,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Junior Tester
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9562 11707 11254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 92.52% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8248 9892 9769
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Junior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Junior Tester
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Junior Tester Salary Trend in the City of London

Junior Tester
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Tester across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Junior Tester Salary Histogram in the City of London

Junior Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Junior 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 Junior Tester in their job title.

1 7 (53.85%) QA
1 7 (53.85%) Selenium
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Android
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
4 4 (30.77%) Automation Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Bugzilla
5 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
6 2 (15.38%) BDD
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) ISEB
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) System Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g

Junior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Junior 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 Junior Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Selenium
2 3 (23.08%) Bugzilla
2 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.69%) NeoLoad
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) JMeter
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Law
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.69%) Equities
2 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Online Gambling
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Android
1 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
1 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
2 4 (30.77%) Automation Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
2 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) System Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) GPEN
3 1 (7.69%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle