The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Games Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Game Tester
Rank 880 934 962
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Tester 15 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.014% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.014% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 10
Median salary £36,000 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +58.33%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £28,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% +29.54%
Games 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
87554 99617 109098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.53% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 74678 83101 90011
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Games Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Games Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Games Tester
Salary Trend in England

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

Games Tester Salary Trend in England

Games 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 Games Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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 - 10 £36,000 -
London +36 4 £35,000 -46.15% 1
North West - 1 £30,000 -
Games Tester
UK

Games Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Games 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 Games Tester in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Games
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Manual Testing
3 9 (40.91%) Mentoring
4 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 8 (36.36%) XML
5 7 (31.82%) QA
6 6 (27.27%) Online Games
7 5 (22.73%) Selenium
7 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Google
8 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
8 4 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (18.18%) HTML
8 4 (18.18%) Java
8 4 (18.18%) SQL
8 4 (18.18%) JUnit
8 4 (18.18%) CSS
8 4 (18.18%) Linux
8 4 (18.18%) ISEB
8 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
8 4 (18.18%) FitNesse
8 4 (18.18%) jQuery
8 4 (18.18%) Web Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Backbone.js
8 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
8 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
8 4 (18.18%) Node.js
8 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Games 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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Hazelcast
1 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Selenium
2 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 4 (18.18%) FitNesse
2 4 (18.18%) JUnit
3 3 (13.64%) Bugzilla
3 3 (13.64%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) Appium
4 1 (4.55%) JMeter
General
1 22 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (18.18%) Apache Camel
2 4 (18.18%) Backbone.js
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) jQuery
2 4 (18.18%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Online Games
2 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (45.45%) Manual Testing
2 9 (40.91%) Mentoring
3 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 4 (18.18%) Web Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ISEB
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Google
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £17,000 per annum with payment review after 6 months
Posted: Yesterday
Feltham, Middlesex
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £19000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday