The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Tester
Rank 842 788 820
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 60 68 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.065% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.069% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 46 59 62
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Junior Tester
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -46 33 £25,000 -5.66% 5
East of England -15 9 £31,000 +37.77% 1
South East -20 7 £25,000 -
West Midlands +8 4 £20,000 +2.56% 1
South West -5 3 £20,500 -12.76% 1
North West -7 2 £27,500 +41.02%
East Midlands -22 1 £25,000 +31.57% 1
Yorkshire -39 1 £26,000 +36.84% 1
Junior Tester
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Junior Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 57 (49.14%) QA
2 48 (41.38%) Degree
3 42 (36.21%) Computer Science
4 37 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (30.17%) ISEB
6 32 (27.59%) Software Testing
7 31 (26.72%) Finance
8 28 (24.14%) Manual Testing
9 27 (23.28%) ISTQB
9 27 (23.28%) Microsoft
10 23 (19.83%) .NET
10 23 (19.83%) Test Scripting
10 23 (19.83%) Automation Testing
11 20 (17.24%) Windows
12 19 (16.38%) SQL
13 18 (15.52%) Automated Testing
13 18 (15.52%) Selenium
14 16 (13.79%) System Testing
14 16 (13.79%) Mathematics
14 16 (13.79%) Java
15 15 (12.93%) C#
16 13 (11.21%) Regression Testing
16 13 (11.21%) Penetration Testing
17 12 (10.34%) SQL Server
17 12 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
17 12 (10.34%) Security Testing
18 11 (9.48%) Multithreading
18 11 (9.48%) JavaScript
19 10 (8.62%) Windows Vista
19 10 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003

Junior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (5.17%) IIS
2 3 (2.59%) CMS
3 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.72%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.72%) Network Security
3 1 (0.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.72%) MySQL
3 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (15.52%) Selenium
2 9 (7.76%) Visual Studio
3 8 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (5.17%) FitNesse
5 5 (4.31%) WebDriver
5 5 (4.31%) TestComplete
6 4 (3.45%) CruiseControl
6 4 (3.45%) Ant
6 4 (3.45%) JUnit
6 4 (3.45%) jMock
6 4 (3.45%) JSUnit
6 4 (3.45%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.72%) JIRA
7 2 (1.72%) SilkTest
8 1 (0.86%) Flex Builder
8 1 (0.86%) WATIR
8 1 (0.86%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.86%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.86%) Behat
8 1 (0.86%) PHPUnit
General
1 31 (26.72%) Finance
2 7 (6.03%) Retail
3 5 (4.31%) Games
4 4 (3.45%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.72%) Advertising
5 2 (1.72%) Banking
5 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.86%) Electronics
6 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.86%) Law
6 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.86%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.86%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.83%) .NET
2 9 (7.76%) XML
3 8 (6.90%) .NET Framework
3 8 (6.90%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.72%) HTML
5 1 (0.86%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.86%) HTML5
5 1 (0.86%) Flash
5 1 (0.86%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 42 (36.21%) Computer Science
2 16 (13.79%) Mathematics
3 8 (6.90%) Statistics
4 7 (6.03%) Derivative
5 5 (4.31%) Open Source
6 2 (1.72%) GIS
7 1 (0.86%) Wiki
7 1 (0.86%) Online Games
7 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.86%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.86%) New Media
7 1 (0.86%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.86%) DTV
7 1 (0.86%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.86%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.24%) Windows
2 10 (8.62%) Windows Vista
2 10 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (8.62%) Windows XP
2 10 (8.62%) Windows 8
2 10 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (5.17%) UNIX
4 3 (2.59%) Linux
5 1 (0.86%) Android
5 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (27.59%) Software Testing
3 28 (24.14%) Manual Testing
4 23 (19.83%) Test Scripting
4 23 (19.83%) Automation Testing
5 18 (15.52%) Automated Testing
6 16 (13.79%) System Testing
7 13 (11.21%) Regression Testing
7 13 (11.21%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (10.34%) Security Testing
9 11 (9.48%) Multithreading
10 10 (8.62%) Test Automation
11 8 (6.90%) Scrum
11 8 (6.90%) Integration Testing
12 7 (6.03%) DSDM
12 7 (6.03%) RUP
12 7 (6.03%) Ethical Hacking
12 7 (6.03%) Information Security
13 6 (5.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.38%) SQL
2 16 (13.79%) Java
3 15 (12.93%) C#
4 11 (9.48%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.76%) Python
6 8 (6.90%) Ruby
7 7 (6.03%) C++
8 6 (5.17%) C
8 6 (5.17%) PHP
9 4 (3.45%) Lua
10 2 (1.72%) VBScript
10 2 (1.72%) Delphi
10 2 (1.72%) F#
11 1 (0.86%) Perl
11 1 (0.86%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 48 (41.38%) Degree
2 35 (30.17%) ISEB
3 27 (23.28%) ISTQB
4 8 (6.90%) PhD
5 1 (0.86%) GPEN
5 1 (0.86%) OSCP
5 1 (0.86%) GIAC
5 1 (0.86%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (49.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (23.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.17%) HP
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle
3 1 (0.86%) Sybase
3 1 (0.86%) SAP
3 1 (0.86%) BMC
3 1 (0.86%) Sony
3 1 (0.86%) Adobe
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