The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Tester
Rank 283 308 314
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 8 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.085% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 12
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £55,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-22.58% +3.33%
Technical 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
8800 10739 10997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.04% 92.71% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7604 9046 9719
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Technical Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Technical Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Technical Tester
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Technical Tester Salary Trend in the City of London

Technical Tester
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Tester across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Technical Tester Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Technical 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 Technical Tester in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Subversion
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) JUnit
3 6 (66.67%) OO
3 6 (66.67%) Python
3 6 (66.67%) Groovy
3 6 (66.67%) TeamCity
3 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (66.67%) Selenium
3 6 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 6 (66.67%) Ruby
3 6 (66.67%) NUnit
3 6 (66.67%) Banking
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 6 (66.67%) BDD
3 6 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (66.67%) WebDriver
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Technical 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 Technical Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Subversion
2 6 (66.67%) JUnit
2 6 (66.67%) NUnit
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
1 6 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) JSF
2 1 (11.11%) ICEfaces
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 6 (66.67%) BDD
3 6 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (66.67%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) Ruby
2 6 (66.67%) Groovy
2 6 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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