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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Tester
Rank 863 874 826
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -48
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Tester 15 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.021% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.022% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 29
Average salary £46,950 £23,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+101.93% -38.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £19,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £71,750 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £21,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+74.41% -33.84%
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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +31 7 £52,500 +26.50% 1
South East -2 3 £46,950 +118.37%
South West - 2 £35,000 - 3
East of England +4 1 £35,000 -49.09%
West Midlands -18 1 £30,000 +29.03%
Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
Applications Tester
UK

Applications Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (40.54%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (35.14%) Mobile App
3 12 (32.43%) SQL
4 11 (29.73%) Java
5 10 (27.03%) OSCP
5 10 (27.03%) OWASP
6 9 (24.32%) Selenium
6 9 (24.32%) C#
7 7 (18.92%) OSCE
7 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (18.92%) WebDriver
7 7 (18.92%) Degree
7 7 (18.92%) Linux
7 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (16.22%) Retail
8 6 (16.22%) Windows
8 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
8 6 (16.22%) .NET
8 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
8 6 (16.22%) Security Testing
8 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
8 6 (16.22%) Android
8 6 (16.22%) Apple iOS
9 5 (13.51%) SaaS
9 5 (13.51%) Automation Testing
9 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
9 5 (13.51%) QA
9 5 (13.51%) Finance
9 5 (13.51%) Banking
10 4 (10.81%) Games

Applications Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) GPRS
1 4 (10.81%) GSM
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) SSL
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Selenium
2 7 (18.92%) WebDriver
3 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
3 3 (8.11%) JUnit
4 2 (5.41%) jMock
5 1 (2.70%) Metasploit
5 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.70%) Maven
5 1 (2.70%) JIRA
5 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.70%) Calabash
General
1 6 (16.22%) Retail
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 4 (10.81%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) .NET
1 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.81%) WCF
2 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.11%) REST
4 2 (5.41%) J2EE
4 2 (5.41%) JMS
4 2 (5.41%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.41%) Spring
4 2 (5.41%) Ajax
5 1 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.70%) Java EE
5 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Mobile App
2 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) User Experience
5 1 (2.70%) iPhone
5 1 (2.70%) iPad
5 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Android
2 6 (16.22%) Apple iOS
2 6 (16.22%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (27.03%) OWASP
3 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.22%) Security Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Automation Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Test Management
6 4 (10.81%) Project Management
6 4 (10.81%) Information Security
6 4 (10.81%) Manual Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Regression Testing
7 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.41%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.41%) Scrum
8 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Resource Management
9 1 (2.70%) Use Case
9 1 (2.70%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 11 (29.73%) Java
3 9 (24.32%) C#
4 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.41%) Python
5 2 (5.41%) C++
5 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby
6 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) OSCP
2 7 (18.92%) OSCE
2 7 (18.92%) Degree
3 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
4 4 (10.81%) CEH
5 3 (8.11%) GPEN
6 2 (5.41%) CISSP
7 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 4 (10.81%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Nessus
1 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) HP
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Derbyshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cumbria
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago