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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Tester
Rank 780 790 801
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 70 56 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.059% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.062% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 69 53 68
Average salary £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £23,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-5.31% +6.81%
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -13 25 £20,000 -23.07% 1
London 0 22 £25,000 -5.66% 3
East of England -5 10 £25,000 -19.35%
West Midlands -10 5 £22,000 +10.00%
Yorkshire -13 4 £21,500 +13.15%
East Midlands - 3 £20,500 -
South West - 1 £25,000 -
Junior Tester
UK

Junior Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 67 (48.20%) QA
2 63 (45.32%) Degree
3 41 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (28.78%) SQL
5 31 (22.30%) Software Testing
5 31 (22.30%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (20.86%) Selenium
6 29 (20.86%) Computer Science
6 29 (20.86%) ISEB
7 27 (19.42%) Retail
8 25 (17.99%) Regression Testing
9 20 (14.39%) ISTQB
9 20 (14.39%) Cyber Security
10 19 (13.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (13.67%) Banking
10 19 (13.67%) CISA
10 19 (13.67%) Risk Management
10 19 (13.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (13.67%) CISSP
10 19 (13.67%) Windows
10 19 (13.67%) ITIL
10 19 (13.67%) JavaScript
11 18 (12.95%) C#
11 18 (12.95%) HTML
11 18 (12.95%) SQL Server
11 18 (12.95%) Automation Testing
11 18 (12.95%) System Testing
12 17 (12.23%) Test Scripting
12 17 (12.23%) Waterfall
12 17 (12.23%) PRINCE2

Junior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.72%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.16%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.32%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.16%) Network Security
3 1 (0.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (5.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (4.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (2.16%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (20.86%) Selenium
2 15 (10.79%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (5.04%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.60%) InstallShield
4 5 (3.60%) WebDriver
4 5 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.16%) Toad
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.16%) JIRA
6 2 (1.44%) Metasploit
6 2 (1.44%) WatiN
6 2 (1.44%) Calabash
6 2 (1.44%) NUnit
6 2 (1.44%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.72%) JMeter
7 1 (0.72%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.72%) Concordion
7 1 (0.72%) Behat
7 1 (0.72%) Capybara
7 1 (0.72%) NeoLoad
General
1 27 (19.42%) Retail
2 19 (13.67%) Banking
3 6 (4.32%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.88%) Finance
5 2 (1.44%) Law
5 2 (1.44%) Back Office
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.72%) Games
6 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.72%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.72%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.95%) HTML
2 15 (10.79%) CSS
2 15 (10.79%) jQuery
3 13 (9.35%) XML
4 10 (7.19%) .NET
5 4 (2.88%) HTML5
5 4 (2.88%) WinForms
5 4 (2.88%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.16%) Flash
7 2 (1.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.72%) SOAP
8 1 (0.72%) Web Services
8 1 (0.72%) WCF
8 1 (0.72%) WPF
8 1 (0.72%) iOS SDK
8 1 (0.72%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.30%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (20.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.16%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.16%) User Experience
4 2 (1.44%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.44%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.67%) Windows
2 14 (10.07%) Apple iOS
2 14 (10.07%) Android
3 5 (3.60%) UNIX
4 4 (2.88%) Solaris
5 2 (1.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (22.30%) Software Testing
3 25 (17.99%) Regression Testing
4 20 (14.39%) Cyber Security
5 19 (13.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (13.67%) Risk Management
5 19 (13.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (13.67%) ITIL
6 18 (12.95%) Automation Testing
6 18 (12.95%) System Testing
7 17 (12.23%) Test Scripting
7 17 (12.23%) Waterfall
7 17 (12.23%) PRINCE2
8 15 (10.79%) Manual Testing
9 13 (9.35%) Performance Testing
9 13 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (7.91%) Automated Testing
11 10 (7.19%) Test Automation
12 9 (6.47%) Test Strategy
13 8 (5.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 40 (28.78%) SQL
2 19 (13.67%) JavaScript
3 18 (12.95%) C#
4 10 (7.19%) C++
5 8 (5.76%) Ruby
5 8 (5.76%) Perl
6 7 (5.04%) Java
7 6 (4.32%) Python
8 2 (1.44%) PHP
9 1 (0.72%) VB
9 1 (0.72%) VB6
9 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 63 (45.32%) Degree
2 29 (20.86%) ISEB
3 20 (14.39%) ISTQB
4 19 (13.67%) CISA
4 19 (13.67%) CISSP
5 7 (5.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (3.60%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.16%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.44%) OSCP
8 2 (1.44%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (48.20%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.44%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.44%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (1.44%) Nessus
2 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (11.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.88%) Oracle
2 4 (2.88%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.44%) SAP
4 1 (0.72%) Citrix
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
South East London
Blue Bridge Solutions Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago