The first table below looks at the demand for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Derby 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 16 April 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 Derby region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 44 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 2.52% 0.82% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 0.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £33,500 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Job Titles Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
313 237 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 98.43% 96.73% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 272 219 230
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Tester
Derbyshire

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Tester
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Tester Salary Trend in Derby

Tester
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Derby region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Tester Salary Histogram in Derby

Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 8 (72.73%) Selenium
2 7 (63.64%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) QA
4 5 (45.45%) NUnit
5 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
5 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (27.27%) TestComplete
6 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
6 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
6 3 (27.27%) Information Governance
6 3 (27.27%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
6 3 (27.27%) ISEB
6 3 (27.27%) NHS
6 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 2 (18.18%) Python
7 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
7 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
7 2 (18.18%) Ruby
7 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 (9.09%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) NUnit
3 3 (27.27%) TestComplete
3 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
3 3 (27.27%) Karma Test Runner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) NHS
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
1 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
2 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
2 3 (27.27%) Information Governance
2 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) B2B
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
Derby, Derbyshire
IT Ventures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
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