The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Tester
Rank 867 874 832
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -42
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Tester 17 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.013% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.014% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 23
Average salary £45,975 £21,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+113.83% -28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £21,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+51.16% -28.33%
Applications Tester
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Applications Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Applications Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Applications Tester
Salary Trend in England

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

Applications Tester Salary Trend in England

Applications Tester
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Tester across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Applications Tester Salary Histogram in England

Applications Tester
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +13 6 £52,500 +26.50%
South East +13 4 £46,950 +118.37%
East of England - 4 £24,000 -
West Midlands -7 1 £30,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
South West - 1 £37,500 -
Applications Tester
UK

Applications Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Applications 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 Applications Tester in their job title.

1 11 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) Selenium
2 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 9 (27.27%) Mobile App
3 8 (24.24%) OSCP
3 8 (24.24%) C#
3 8 (24.24%) Java
3 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
4 7 (21.21%) Windows
4 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
4 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.21%) Linux
4 7 (21.21%) OWASP
4 7 (21.21%) WebDriver
5 6 (18.18%) QA
5 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 5 (15.15%) OSCE
6 5 (15.15%) Automation Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
6 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
6 5 (15.15%) Security Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
6 5 (15.15%) Android
7 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
7 4 (12.12%) WCF

Applications Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Applications 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 Applications Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) IIS
1 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) GPRS
1 4 (12.12%) GSM
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) SSL
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Selenium
2 7 (21.21%) WebDriver
3 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
4 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 3 (9.09%) JUnit
5 2 (6.06%) jMock
6 1 (3.03%) Metasploit
6 1 (3.03%) Maven
6 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.03%) Calabash
General
1 4 (12.12%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Games
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.12%) WCF
3 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.09%) jQuery
4 3 (9.09%) REST
4 3 (9.09%) CSS
5 2 (6.06%) J2EE
5 2 (6.06%) JMS
5 2 (6.06%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.06%) Spring
5 2 (6.06%) Ajax
5 2 (6.06%) HTML
6 1 (3.03%) Java EE
6 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
4 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Android
2 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) OWASP
4 5 (15.15%) Automation Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Security Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Project Management
5 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
6 3 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Test Management
7 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.06%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.06%) Process Management
7 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Workflow
7 2 (6.06%) Scrum
7 2 (6.06%) Information Security
7 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) C#
2 8 (24.24%) Java
3 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 8 (24.24%) OSCP
3 5 (15.15%) OSCE
3 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) GPEN
5 2 (6.06%) CISSP
5 2 (6.06%) CEH
6 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago