The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior 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 Junior Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Tester
Rank 804 800 821
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 66 82 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.075% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.080% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 60 50 35
Average salary £25,750 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,800 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,250 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Junior 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
94522 102668 95291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.18% 94.51% 94.27%
Number of salaries quoted 79392 83843 79807
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Junior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior Tester in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Junior Tester
Salary Trend in England

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

Junior Tester Salary Trend in England

Junior Tester
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Tester across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Junior Tester Salary Histogram in England

Junior 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 Junior Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
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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 +32 19 £42,500 +70.00% 4
East of England +16 19 £30,000 +30.43%
South East -11 10 £25,000 - 1
Yorkshire +12 7 £28,500 +29.54%
West Midlands - 5 £22,500 -
North West -2 2 £18,250 +1.38% 4
South West -8 2 £26,250 +31.25%
North East - 2 £21,500 -
Junior Tester
UK

Junior Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Junior 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 Junior Tester in their job title.

1 61 (55.45%) QA
2 44 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (38.18%) Java
3 42 (38.18%) Degree
4 38 (34.55%) Software Testing
5 35 (31.82%) SQL
6 31 (28.18%) Selenium
7 26 (23.64%) ISEB
8 25 (22.73%) Finance
9 24 (21.82%) ISTQB
10 22 (20.00%) C#
11 19 (17.27%) Computer Science
12 18 (16.36%) Manual Testing
12 18 (16.36%) JMeter
13 17 (15.45%) C++
13 17 (15.45%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (14.55%) SDLC
15 15 (13.64%) Automated Testing
16 14 (12.73%) Automation Testing
16 14 (12.73%) Windows
17 13 (11.82%) TDD
17 13 (11.82%) SoapUI
18 12 (10.91%) Test Scripting
18 12 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
18 12 (10.91%) Scrum
18 12 (10.91%) .NET
19 11 (10.00%) JavaScript
19 11 (10.00%) Linux
19 11 (10.00%) Visual Studio
20 10 (9.09%) Regression Testing

Junior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Junior 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 Junior Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.73%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.91%) IIS
2 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) MS Office
1 3 (2.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Summit
2 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.91%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (4.55%) MySQL
3 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.82%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (28.18%) Selenium
2 18 (16.36%) JMeter
3 13 (11.82%) SoapUI
4 11 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 9 (8.18%) JUnit
6 7 (6.36%) Cucumber
7 6 (5.45%) JIRA
8 5 (4.55%) Eclipse
8 5 (4.55%) HP UFT
9 4 (3.64%) LoadRunner
9 4 (3.64%) Maven
9 4 (3.64%) Mockito
9 4 (3.64%) JBehave
9 4 (3.64%) Behat
10 3 (2.73%) UltraEdit
10 3 (2.73%) NeoLoad
10 3 (2.73%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.82%) Metasploit
11 2 (1.82%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.82%) Bugzilla
General
1 25 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (2.73%) Marketing
3 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.82%) Automotive
3 2 (1.82%) Law
3 2 (1.82%) Games
3 2 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (0.91%) Retail
4 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.91%) Back Office
4 1 (0.91%) Electronics
4 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.91%) .NET
2 10 (9.09%) HTML
3 8 (7.27%) CSS
3 8 (7.27%) SOAP
4 5 (4.55%) Web Services
4 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.64%) Spring
6 3 (2.73%) WebCenter
6 3 (2.73%) XML
7 2 (1.82%) J2EE
8 1 (0.91%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.91%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.27%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.09%) User Experience
4 7 (6.36%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.64%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.73%) Statistics
7 2 (1.82%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.82%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.91%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.91%) Telematics
8 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.91%) DTV
8 1 (0.91%) GIS
8 1 (0.91%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.73%) Windows
2 11 (10.00%) Linux
3 4 (3.64%) Android
3 4 (3.64%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.73%) UNIX
5 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.91%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (34.55%) Software Testing
3 18 (16.36%) Manual Testing
4 17 (15.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (14.55%) SDLC
6 15 (13.64%) Automated Testing
7 14 (12.73%) Automation Testing
8 13 (11.82%) TDD
9 12 (10.91%) Scrum
9 12 (10.91%) Test Scripting
10 10 (9.09%) Regression Testing
11 9 (8.18%) System Testing
12 8 (7.27%) Web Testing
13 7 (6.36%) Performance Testing
13 7 (6.36%) Test Automation
13 7 (6.36%) BDD
14 6 (5.45%) Analytics
14 6 (5.45%) Software Engineering
14 6 (5.45%) Information Security
14 6 (5.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 42 (38.18%) Java
2 35 (31.82%) SQL
3 22 (20.00%) C#
4 17 (15.45%) C++
5 11 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.73%) C
6 3 (2.73%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.82%) PHP
7 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.82%) Python
7 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.82%) VBScript
8 1 (0.91%) VB
8 1 (0.91%) Perl
8 1 (0.91%) Delphi
8 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.91%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (38.18%) Degree
2 26 (23.64%) ISEB
3 24 (21.82%) ISTQB
4 10 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 8 (7.27%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (3.64%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.82%) GPEN
8 2 (1.82%) OSCP
8 2 (1.82%) GIAC
9 1 (0.91%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.91%) CEH
9 1 (0.91%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (55.45%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.82%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Nessus
1 2 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (8.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.36%) Oracle
3 3 (2.73%) IBM
4 2 (1.82%) HP
4 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.91%) BT
5 1 (0.91%) SAP
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