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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 17 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 2.70% - 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £29,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +4.61%
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
37 74 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 100.00% 94.87% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28 54 51
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Ealing

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Ealing by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center