The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
England / East Midlands
Rank 120 136 137
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 37 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.30% 1.09% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.12% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 34
Median salary £36,000 £34,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -

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 Midlands 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 Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2763 3120 3049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.74% 97.44% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2251 2436 2497
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,458 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Tester
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Tester Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Tester
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Tester Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Tester
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tester within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +5 19 £43,750 +26.81% 9
Leicestershire +4 15 £30,000 +11.11% 6
Northamptonshire - 2 £39,250 - 6
Derbyshire +7 1 - - 7
Tester
England

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 50 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (59.46%) Selenium
3 36 (48.65%) Scrum
4 33 (44.59%) QA
5 26 (35.14%) Cucumber
6 25 (33.78%) Java
7 22 (29.73%) Test Scripting
8 18 (24.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 16 (21.62%) Test Automation
10 15 (20.27%) WebDriver
10 15 (20.27%) Manual Testing
10 15 (20.27%) Automated Testing
10 15 (20.27%) C#
10 15 (20.27%) Automation Testing
10 15 (20.27%) Calabash
10 15 (20.27%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (18.92%) Retail
11 14 (18.92%) ISTQB
12 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
12 11 (14.86%) Ruby
12 11 (14.86%) BDD
12 11 (14.86%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (14.86%) Protractor
13 10 (13.51%) Mobile App
13 10 (13.51%) Capybara
13 10 (13.51%) Kanban
13 10 (13.51%) ISEB
14 9 (12.16%) SQL
14 9 (12.16%) Software Testing
14 9 (12.16%) SDLC

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.05%) CMS
2 2 (2.70%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.35%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Internet
2 3 (4.05%) Firewall
2 3 (4.05%) VoIP
2 3 (4.05%) VPN
2 3 (4.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) DTS
1 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 44 (59.46%) Selenium
2 26 (35.14%) Cucumber
3 15 (20.27%) Calabash
3 15 (20.27%) WebDriver
4 11 (14.86%) Protractor
4 11 (14.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (13.51%) Capybara
6 6 (8.11%) Appium
6 6 (8.11%) JIRA
6 6 (8.11%) SpecFlow
7 5 (6.76%) HP UFT
8 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
8 3 (4.05%) Ranorex
8 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.70%) CruiseControl
9 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.70%) Subversion
9 2 (2.70%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.35%) NUnit
10 1 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 14 (18.92%) Retail
2 5 (6.76%) Finance
3 4 (5.41%) Publishing
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) Gherkin
2 5 (6.76%) CSS
2 5 (6.76%) HTML
3 1 (1.35%) .NET
3 1 (1.35%) WPF
3 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.41%) CESG
3 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.35%) FMCG
3 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.35%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Windows
2 3 (4.05%) Android
2 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (48.65%) Scrum
3 22 (29.73%) Test Scripting
4 18 (24.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (21.62%) Test Automation
6 15 (20.27%) Automated Testing
6 15 (20.27%) Automation Testing
6 15 (20.27%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (20.27%) Manual Testing
7 11 (14.86%) BDD
7 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
8 10 (13.51%) Kanban
9 9 (12.16%) SDLC
9 9 (12.16%) Software Testing
10 8 (10.81%) Regression Testing
11 7 (9.46%) Configuration Management
11 7 (9.46%) Open Source
11 7 (9.46%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (8.11%) Issue Tracking
12 6 (8.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (33.78%) Java
2 15 (20.27%) C#
3 11 (14.86%) Ruby
4 9 (12.16%) SQL
5 8 (10.81%) Python
6 6 (8.11%) Perl
7 5 (6.76%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.76%) PHP
8 4 (5.41%) C
8 4 (5.41%) C++
9 2 (2.70%) AWK
9 2 (2.70%) sed
9 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) ISTQB
2 10 (13.51%) ISEB
3 7 (9.46%) CEH
3 7 (9.46%) Degree
3 7 (9.46%) OSCP
4 5 (6.76%) CREST Certified
5 4 (5.41%) OSWP
6 3 (4.05%) GCIH
6 3 (4.05%) GPEN
6 3 (4.05%) GWAPT
6 3 (4.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (4.05%) OSCE
7 2 (2.70%) CISA
7 2 (2.70%) CISM
7 2 (2.70%) CISMP
7 2 (2.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (44.59%) QA
2 7 (9.46%) SDET
3 3 (4.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) Puppet
2 1 (1.35%) Control-M
2 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.70%) Perforce
2 2 (2.70%) SAP
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits.
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum + pension, 25 days' holiday and BUPA
Posted: Yesterday
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
UK Consumer Panels
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Sleaford, Lincolnshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago
Grantham, Lincolnshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago
Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago
Worksop, Nottinghamshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago
Boston, Lincolnshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago
Arnold, Nottinghamshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago
Matlock, Derbyshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago
Dronfield, Derbyshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago
Ilkeston, Derbyshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
UK Consumer Panels
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