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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Game Tester
UK / England
Rank 828 922 923
Rank change year-on-year
+94 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Tester 4 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.006% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.006% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 7
Median salary £23,750 £45,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.22% +80.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £23,750 £37,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-36.66% +70.45%

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
75159 92591 96425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 62804 78421 80184
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 £23,750 - 2
Games Tester
UK

Games Tester Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 17 (100.00%) Games
2 15 (88.24%) QA
3 14 (82.35%) JIRA
4 12 (70.59%) Degree
4 12 (70.59%) Mobile App
4 12 (70.59%) Defect Tracking
4 12 (70.59%) SQL
5 10 (58.82%) Game Development
6 5 (29.41%) ISEB
6 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (17.65%) Scrum
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Online Games
7 3 (17.65%) Kanban
8 2 (11.76%) Android
8 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
8 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
8 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Bugzilla
8 2 (11.76%) Java
8 2 (11.76%) MS Office
8 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
8 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
8 2 (11.76%) 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 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Bugzilla
General
1 17 (100.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Online Games
3 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Defect Tracking
2 10 (58.82%) Game Development
3 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Kanban
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) ISEB
3 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (88.24%) QA
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 9 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 9 days ago