The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Derbyshire region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 51 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 8 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.83% 0.71% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 0.72% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 9
Median salary £37,000 £38,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.26% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £31,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Tester
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derbyshire 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
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
421 554 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 96.34% 98.58% 98.55%
Number of salaries quoted 349 445 375
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Tester
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Tester Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Tester
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tester within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +9 8 £37,000 -3.26%
Tester
East Midlands

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Derbyshire region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) QA
2 12 (60.00%) Scrum
3 11 (55.00%) ISEB
3 11 (55.00%) ISTQB
3 11 (55.00%) Automated Testing
4 8 (40.00%) Online Security
4 8 (40.00%) iPad
5 5 (25.00%) HTML
5 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (25.00%) CSS
6 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (20.00%) Android
6 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Selenium
7 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
8 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
8 2 (10.00%) Analytics
8 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
8 2 (10.00%) System Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Windows
8 2 (10.00%) .NET
8 2 (10.00%) Java
8 2 (10.00%) C#
8 2 (10.00%) Process Management
9 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
9 1 (5.00%) HP UFT

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 4 (20.00%) Selenium
2 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) CSS
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) iPad
2 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Android
1 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Scrum
3 11 (55.00%) Automated Testing
4 8 (40.00%) Online Security
5 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Process Management
6 2 (10.00%) System Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) BDD
7 1 (5.00%) Defect Management
7 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) ISEB
1 11 (55.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Twitter