The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Derby region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Derbyshire / Derby
Rank 40 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 2 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.81% 2.52% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 2.59% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 5
Median salary £31,000 £42,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.48% -14.50%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby 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
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
240 309 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 96.77% 97.48% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 203 247 177
Median salary £40,000 £35,690 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.07% -4.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

The demand trend of job ads across the Derby region that featured Tester in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Derby region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Derby 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 3 (75.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA