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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 70 71 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 5 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.71% 0.49% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.51% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 7
Median salary £35,000 £36,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +15.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,250 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £49,750 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Tester
West Midlands

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
667 777 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 94.34% 95.69% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 572 637 527
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,804
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Tester Salary Histogram in Coventry

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) LoadUI
3 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) TeamCity

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) LoadUI
1 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (14.29%) PhantomJS
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
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