The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 31 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 0.85% 0.81% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.49% -1.47%
Tester
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Crewe 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
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
117 123 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 99.15% 99.19% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 81 79 209
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

Tester
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

Tester Salary Trend in Crewe

Tester
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe 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%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium IDE

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium IDE
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Crewe, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe
RedEye
Salary: £22k - 25k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago