The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Ealing 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tester
Rank 28 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 15 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 13.64% 9.38% -
As % of the Job Titles category 13.76% 9.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 0
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Tester
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ealing 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
Ealing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109 31 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 99.09% 96.88% 99.11%
Number of salaries quoted 75 27 92
Average salary £55,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

Tester
Salary Trend in Ealing

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

Tester Salary Trend in Ealing

Tester
Salary Histogram in Ealing

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Ealing region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Tester Salary Histogram in Ealing

Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ealing

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ealing 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 24 (100.00%) QA
2 22 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (91.67%) Manual Testing
2 22 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (91.67%) TDD
2 22 (91.67%) Pair Programming
2 22 (91.67%) Automated Testing
2 22 (91.67%) Windows Vista
2 22 (91.67%) Refactoring
2 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) Windows XP
2 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (91.67%) ISEB
2 22 (91.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 22 (91.67%) C#
2 22 (91.67%) Windows 7
2 22 (91.67%) BDD
2 22 (91.67%) SpecFlow
2 22 (91.67%) Windows 8
2 22 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 22 (91.67%) Relational Database
3 14 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (58.33%) Selenium
3 14 (58.33%) Automation Testing
4 11 (45.83%) WebDriver
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (33.33%) Replication
5 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 8 (33.33%) Test Scripting

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Ealing by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ealing 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (91.67%) Relational Database
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (91.67%) SpecFlow
2 14 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (58.33%) Selenium
3 11 (45.83%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.17%) MSTest
General
1 2 (8.33%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 22 (91.67%) Windows Vista
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
1 22 (91.67%) Windows XP
1 22 (91.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 22 (91.67%) Windows 7
1 22 (91.67%) Windows 8
1 22 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
1 22 (91.67%) Manual Testing
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (91.67%) TDD
1 22 (91.67%) Pair Programming
1 22 (91.67%) Automated Testing
1 22 (91.67%) Refactoring
1 22 (91.67%) BDD
2 14 (58.33%) Automation Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 4 (16.67%) Kanban
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Load Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (91.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft