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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Tester
Rank 824 830 859
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Tester 13 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.024% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.025% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 10
Average salary £31,250 £60,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.91% +84.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,366 £32,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £60,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-56.66% +84.61%
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
92117 91934 99163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77310 75065 85756
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
South East -20 4 £31,000 -4.61% 1
London -7 3 £45,000 +28.57% 2
East of England - 2 £19,366 -
East Midlands +12 1 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Yorkshire -9 1 - - 2
West Midlands -14 1 £25,000 -58.33%
South West -20 1 £32,500 - 4
Applications Tester
UK

Applications Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) QA
3 9 (32.14%) JIRA
3 9 (32.14%) Mobile App
4 8 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 8 (28.57%) Android
4 8 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 8 (28.57%) HTML
4 8 (28.57%) ISEB
5 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
6 6 (21.43%) Selenium
6 6 (21.43%) SQL
6 6 (21.43%) Regression Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
7 5 (17.86%) AppSense
7 5 (17.86%) TDD
7 5 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Maven
7 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
7 5 (17.86%) Compatibility Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
7 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
7 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
7 5 (17.86%) iPad
8 4 (14.29%) Security Testing
8 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Applications Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1 (3.57%) ColdFusion
1 1 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) JIRA
2 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
2 6 (21.43%) Selenium
3 5 (17.86%) Maven
3 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.57%) JUnit
5 1 (3.57%) Subversion
5 1 (3.57%) Calabash
General
1 3 (10.71%) Local Government
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) XSL
3 3 (10.71%) J2ME
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) Middleware
5 1 (3.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Mobile App
2 5 (17.86%) iPad
3 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
5 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 2 (7.14%) iPhone
6 1 (3.57%) NHS
6 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.57%) Cryptography
6 1 (3.57%) User Experience
6 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 8 (28.57%) Android
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (3.57%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 5 (17.86%) TDD
5 5 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Compatibility Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
6 4 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (10.71%) Web Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
7 3 (10.71%) User Stories
7 3 (10.71%) BDD
8 2 (7.14%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) ISEB
2 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
3 4 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) AppSense
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
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