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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Game Tester
Rank 896 921 954
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Tester 12 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.013% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.013% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 13
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £22,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+63.63% -
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
88576 96429 106135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 75322 79912 87719
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 £70,000 £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
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 - 9 £36,000 -
London +19 2 £43,750 -7.89%
North West - 1 £30,000 -
Games Tester
UK

Games Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 18 (100.00%) Games
2 10 (55.56%) Manual Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (44.44%) XML
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
7 4 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Backbone.js
7 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
7 4 (22.22%) Node.js
7 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 4 (22.22%) QA
7 4 (22.22%) FitNesse
7 4 (22.22%) Web Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Hazelcast
7 4 (22.22%) Apache Camel
8 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (16.67%) Online Games
8 3 (16.67%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) ISEB
9 2 (11.11%) JIRA
9 2 (11.11%) Bugzilla
9 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 2 (11.11%) Selenium
9 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Hazelcast
1 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) FitNesse
2 2 (11.11%) Bugzilla
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) Appium
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) JMeter
3 1 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 18 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Camel
2 4 (22.22%) Backbone.js
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Online Games
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Manual Testing
2 9 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 4 (22.22%) Web Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Google
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £17,000 per annum with payment review after 6 months
Posted: 6 days ago