The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Technical Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Tester
England / East of England
Rank 236 258 263
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.068% 0.044% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.045% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £37,500 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +26.76%

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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5698 6594 6985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.89% 97.07% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4708 5430 5658
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Technical Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Technical Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Technical Tester
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Technical Tester Salary Trend in the East of England

Technical Tester
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Tester within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Cambridgeshire +7 2 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £25,000 -
Technical Tester
England

Technical Tester Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Technical 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 of England region featuring Technical Tester in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Interactive Media
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management

Technical Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Interactive Media
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle