The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Coventry region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 57 79 72
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.36% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.39% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Median salary £33,750 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £37,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £37,500 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
537 767 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 97.81% 96.60% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 453 628 553
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Tester
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Tester Salary Trend in Coventry

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Coventry region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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