The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley 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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tester
Rank - 50 53
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 0 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley - 1.20% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.23% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 24
Average salary - £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Tester
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Crawley 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
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
407 408 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 97.84% 97.84% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 346 345 480
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Tester
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Tester Salary Trend in Crawley

Tester
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef