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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Game Tester
Rank 841 934 955
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Tester 10 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.012% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.012% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 7
Median salary £20,000 £40,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.92% +35.83%
UK excluding London median salary £20,000 £18,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.00%
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
80972 97370 103890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.48% 96.63% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 67790 82038 86695
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 £27,164 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games Tester across the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Games Tester Salary Histogram 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 4 December 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 - 8 £20,000 - 4
London +73 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Games Tester
UK

Games Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 27 (100.00%) Games
2 22 (81.48%) QA
3 16 (59.26%) JIRA
4 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (44.44%) Game Development
6 11 (40.74%) Mobile App
6 11 (40.74%) SQL
7 10 (37.04%) Software Testing
7 10 (37.04%) Degree
7 10 (37.04%) Defect Tracking
8 9 (33.33%) Online Games
8 9 (33.33%) ISEB
9 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
9 8 (29.63%) HTML
9 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
10 7 (25.93%) Automation Testing
11 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
11 6 (22.22%) Google
11 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (18.52%) Kanban
12 5 (18.52%) Scrum
13 4 (14.81%) JUnit
13 4 (14.81%) CSS
13 4 (14.81%) Bugzilla
13 4 (14.81%) Selenium
13 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
13 4 (14.81%) jQuery
13 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 2 (7.41%) Content Development
14 2 (7.41%) Google Play

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 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) GitHub
1 2 (7.41%) Google Play
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) JIRA
2 4 (14.81%) Bugzilla
2 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
2 4 (14.81%) JUnit
2 4 (14.81%) Selenium
3 2 (7.41%) TestRail
General
1 27 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (7.41%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) CSS
2 4 (14.81%) jQuery
3 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Mobile App
2 9 (33.33%) Online Games
3 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
4 2 (7.41%) iPad
5 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Android
1 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Game Development
3 10 (37.04%) Defect Tracking
3 10 (37.04%) Software Testing
4 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
5 7 (25.93%) Automation Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Kanban
6 5 (18.52%) Scrum
7 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Content Development
7 2 (7.41%) Release Management
7 2 (7.41%) Web Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
2 9 (33.33%) ISEB
3 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (81.48%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Google
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 4 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 23 days ago