The first table below looks at the demand for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Dartford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 23 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 6.19% 2.08% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.19% 2.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Job Titles Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97 48 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 100.00% 100.00% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 71 45 55
Average salary £45,000 £35,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.87% -7.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Tester
Kent

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

Tester
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Tester Salary Trend in Dartford

Tester
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
1 6 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 6 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) MCITP
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Workflow
2 5 (83.33%) MCDBA
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Propensity Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Workflow
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Propensity Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCDBA
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft