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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 38 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 10 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 3.25% 1.12% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.41% 1.15% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 8
Median salary £39,000 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.02% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £36,300 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Tester
Derbyshire

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
293 262 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 95.13% 97.76% 99.68%
Number of salaries quoted 240 214 270
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Derby region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Tester Salary Histogram in Derby

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Scrum
2 12 (66.67%) ISEB
2 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 12 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 12 (66.67%) QA
3 8 (44.44%) Online Security
3 8 (44.44%) iPad
4 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 4 (22.22%) Android
4 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 4 (22.22%) CSS
4 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) Selenium
5 3 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Analytics
5 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
6 1 (5.56%) Twitter
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.56%) BDD
6 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.56%) System Testing

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 (16.67%) Selenium
1 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) CSS
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Android
1 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
3 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 12 (66.67%) Scrum
3 8 (44.44%) Online Security
4 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Analytics
5 3 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.56%) BDD
6 1 (5.56%) Process Management
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) System Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) ISEB
1 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Twitter
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