The first table below looks at the demand for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London 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 17 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 Docklands, London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 31 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.65% 1.01% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.10% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £72,500 £78,750 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.93% +1.61%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Job Titles Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
170 181 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 93.41% 91.41% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 140 141 217
Average salary £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £75,000 £77,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Tester
London

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Tester
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

Tester Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 2 (50.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Hudson
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 2 (50.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Sybase
1 2 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu