The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Eastleigh 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 4.76% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £28,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £33,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+1.49% -
Tester
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Eastleigh 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
Eastleigh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21 45 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 100.00% 97.83% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 44 31
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,100 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

Tester
Salary Trend in Eastleigh

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

Tester Salary Trend in Eastleigh

Tester
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Eastleigh

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Eastleigh 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Eastleigh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Eastleigh 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 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft