The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Tester
Rank - 76 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £20,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +7.14%
Junior Tester
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
741 684 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 95.74% 96.20% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 593 571 437
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Junior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Junior Tester
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Junior Tester Salary Trend in Dorset

Junior Tester
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited Junior 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 Junior Tester in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing

Junior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited Junior 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 Junior Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) QA