The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Applications Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Tester
Rank 864 885 938
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +53
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Tester 32 45 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.045% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.047% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 32 43 18
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,200 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £33,750 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.37%
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
88317 96662 103275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.36% 96.21% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 75019 81021 84081
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 30 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Midlands +4 20 £25,000 -33.33%
London +40 7 £35,000 -30.00%
South East +16 4 £33,750 +12.50%
North West +16 1 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Applications Tester
UK

Applications Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Applications 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 England region featuring Applications Tester in the job title.

1 32 (59.26%) Test Scripting
2 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (38.89%) JIRA
4 19 (35.19%) QA
5 18 (33.33%) SQL
6 15 (27.78%) Mobile App
6 15 (27.78%) Linux
7 14 (25.93%) C++
8 12 (22.22%) Python
9 11 (20.37%) Manual Testing
9 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
10 10 (18.52%) Mercurial
10 10 (18.52%) Jenkins
10 10 (18.52%) Subversion
10 10 (18.52%) Software Testing
10 10 (18.52%) Windows
10 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
11 9 (16.67%) EDI
11 9 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 9 (16.67%) Logistics
11 9 (16.67%) Regression Testing
11 9 (16.67%) Validation
11 9 (16.67%) Scrum
11 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (16.67%) Data Validation
11 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (16.67%) Degree
12 8 (14.81%) Mac OS X
13 7 (12.96%) X-Windows

Applications Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.70%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) HTTP
1 2 (3.70%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (38.89%) JIRA
2 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
3 10 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 10 (18.52%) Mercurial
3 10 (18.52%) Subversion
4 7 (12.96%) Hudson
4 7 (12.96%) Selenium
5 2 (3.70%) Burp Suite
6 1 (1.85%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.85%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.85%) Metasploit
6 1 (1.85%) Robot Framework
6 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.85%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (9.26%) Games
2 3 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (1.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) EDI
2 7 (12.96%) X-Windows
3 4 (7.41%) .NET
4 3 (5.56%) HTML
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.70%) XML
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.85%) SOAP
6 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.70%) Online Games
2 2 (3.70%) Social Media
2 2 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Linux
2 10 (18.52%) Windows
3 8 (14.81%) Mac OS X
4 6 (11.11%) Android
4 6 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.56%) Unix
6 2 (3.70%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.85%) Kali Linux
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (59.26%) Test Scripting
2 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.37%) Manual Testing
4 10 (18.52%) Software Testing
5 9 (16.67%) Data Validation
5 9 (16.67%) Logistics
5 9 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 9 (16.67%) Scrum
5 9 (16.67%) Validation
6 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (11.11%) Automation Testing
7 6 (11.11%) Business Development
7 6 (11.11%) CRM
7 6 (11.11%) Performance Testing
7 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 6 (11.11%) Test Planning
8 5 (9.26%) Security Testing
9 4 (7.41%) Information Security
9 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) SQL
2 14 (25.93%) C++
3 12 (22.22%) Python
4 7 (12.96%) C
5 5 (9.26%) C#
6 2 (3.70%) Fortran
6 2 (3.70%) Java
6 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.70%) Ruby
7 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.85%) CREST Certified
3 1 (1.85%) OSCE
3 1 (1.85%) OSCP
3 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (35.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Nessus
2 1 (1.85%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.85%) HP
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