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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Tester
Rank 854 862 862
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 55 67 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.067% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.070% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 55 66 52
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.25%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
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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
South East +9 19 £22,500 +12.50% 4
London +1 13 £27,500 +22.22% 5
Yorkshire +18 11 £21,500 - 4
East of England -6 5 £23,000 -8.00%
South West -8 4 £22,500 -10.00% 1
East Midlands +2 1 £17,000 -17.07%
West Midlands -19 1 £17,000 -22.72%
North West - 1 £25,000 - 1
Junior Tester
UK

Junior Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 52 (39.69%) Degree
2 49 (37.40%) QA
3 43 (32.82%) Software Testing
4 35 (26.72%) Java
5 32 (24.43%) Manual Testing
6 30 (22.90%) Selenium
7 28 (21.37%) SQL
8 27 (20.61%) Windows
8 27 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (19.08%) ISEB
10 23 (17.56%) Unix
10 23 (17.56%) Automated Testing
10 23 (17.56%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (16.03%) Computer Science
12 20 (15.27%) C#
13 19 (14.50%) Automation Testing
14 17 (12.98%) Finance
15 16 (12.21%) Linux
16 15 (11.45%) Test Scripting
16 15 (11.45%) SDLC
16 15 (11.45%) Python
17 14 (10.69%) C++
17 14 (10.69%) ISTQB
18 12 (9.16%) JIRA
18 12 (9.16%) System Testing
18 12 (9.16%) Test Management
18 12 (9.16%) SoapUI
18 12 (9.16%) .NET
19 11 (8.40%) SQL Server
19 11 (8.40%) Microsoft

Junior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (1.53%) Confluence
2 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) SaaS
2 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.63%) Network Security
2 5 (3.82%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.05%) Internet
3 4 (3.05%) Wireless
3 4 (3.05%) Wireless Security
3 4 (3.05%) Wireshark
4 3 (2.29%) SIGTRAN
4 3 (2.29%) SS7
5 2 (1.53%) 2G
5 2 (1.53%) 3G
5 2 (1.53%) 4G
5 2 (1.53%) Diameter Protocol
5 2 (1.53%) GGSN
5 2 (1.53%) GPRS
5 2 (1.53%) GSM
5 2 (1.53%) SCCP
5 2 (1.53%) SGSN
5 2 (1.53%) SMPP
5 2 (1.53%) SMS
5 2 (1.53%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.40%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.05%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.76%) Big Data
5 1 (0.76%) GIS
5 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (22.90%) Selenium
2 12 (9.16%) JIRA
2 12 (9.16%) SoapUI
3 8 (6.11%) JMeter
4 6 (4.58%) JUnit
5 5 (3.82%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.82%) WebDriver
6 4 (3.05%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.05%) Ranorex
6 4 (3.05%) Redmine
7 3 (2.29%) HP UFT
7 3 (2.29%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.53%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.76%) Bugzilla
General
1 17 (12.98%) Finance
2 7 (5.34%) Games
3 6 (4.58%) Automotive
4 4 (3.05%) Electronics
4 4 (3.05%) Publishing
4 4 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.53%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.53%) iGaming
5 2 (1.53%) Marketing
5 2 (1.53%) Retail
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
6 1 (0.76%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.16%) .NET
2 6 (4.58%) Web Services
2 6 (4.58%) XML
3 5 (3.82%) SOAP
4 4 (3.05%) jQuery
4 4 (3.05%) JSON
4 4 (3.05%) RESTful
5 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.53%) Flash
6 2 (1.53%) Middleware
7 1 (0.76%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.56%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (16.03%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.34%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.58%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.58%) Statistics
5 5 (3.82%) iSeries
5 5 (3.82%) User Experience
6 3 (2.29%) Animation
6 3 (2.29%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.53%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.53%) Mobile Games
7 2 (1.53%) Online Games
7 2 (1.53%) Physics
8 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.76%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.61%) Windows
2 23 (17.56%) Unix
3 16 (12.21%) Linux
4 8 (6.11%) Solaris
5 5 (3.82%) AIX
5 5 (3.82%) CentOS
5 5 (3.82%) Mac OS
5 5 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.82%) Windows 8
5 5 (3.82%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.82%) Windows Vista
5 5 (3.82%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.05%) Android
6 4 (3.05%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.76%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (32.82%) Software Testing
2 32 (24.43%) Manual Testing
3 27 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (17.56%) Automated Testing
5 19 (14.50%) Automation Testing
6 15 (11.45%) SDLC
6 15 (11.45%) Test Scripting
7 12 (9.16%) System Testing
7 12 (9.16%) Test Management
8 11 (8.40%) Information Security
8 11 (8.40%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (7.63%) Test Automation
10 9 (6.87%) E-Commerce
10 9 (6.87%) Scrum
11 8 (6.11%) Test Planning
11 8 (6.11%) Workflow
12 7 (5.34%) Functional Testing
13 6 (4.58%) Fault Management
13 6 (4.58%) Test Strategy
13 6 (4.58%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 35 (26.72%) Java
2 28 (21.37%) SQL
3 20 (15.27%) C#
4 15 (11.45%) Python
5 14 (10.69%) C++
6 10 (7.63%) Perl
7 9 (6.87%) C
8 7 (5.34%) Ruby
9 4 (3.05%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.76%) PHP
11 1 (0.76%) VB
11 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (39.69%) Degree
2 25 (19.08%) ISEB
3 14 (10.69%) ISTQB
4 10 (7.63%) SC Cleared
4 10 (7.63%) Security Cleared
5 9 (6.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (4.58%) CREST Certified
7 5 (3.82%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.53%) HNC
8 2 (1.53%) HND
8 2 (1.53%) NVQ Level 4
9 1 (0.76%) CHECK Team Member
9 1 (0.76%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.76%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (37.40%) QA
2 3 (2.29%) ISO 14001
2 3 (2.29%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.76%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (8.40%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.11%) BT
3 5 (3.82%) IBM
3 5 (3.82%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.53%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco
5 1 (0.76%) HP
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