The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the East Grinstead 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Grinstead 11.67% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 12.07% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Tester
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Grinstead 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
East Grinstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
58 15 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Grinstead 96.67% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58 14 32
Average salary £37,500 £23,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.57% -47.77%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in East Grinstead

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in East Grinstead

Tester
Salary Trend in East Grinstead

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

Tester Salary Trend in East Grinstead

Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Grinstead

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East Grinstead 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) CRM
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Finance

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in East Grinstead by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East Grinstead 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (37.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) DHTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) CRM
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft