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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Tester
Rank 789 823 772
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 62 48 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.048% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.051% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 61 42 65
Average salary £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £21,750 £23,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-7.44% +9.30%
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
94634 94059 95667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.85% 94.44% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 78629 76398 81688
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 £27,000
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 2 March 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 2 March 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 -10 20 £20,000 -23.07% 1
London +13 15 £25,000 +2.04% 1
East of England -3 7 £25,000 -19.35%
West Midlands -22 7 £25,000 +25.00%
East Midlands - 5 £20,500 - 3
South West - 5 £20,000 - 1
North West -14 2 £19,750 -15.95% 2
North East - 1 £24,000 -
Junior Tester
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Junior Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 74 (50.00%) QA
2 64 (43.24%) Degree
3 45 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (28.38%) SQL
5 34 (22.97%) Selenium
6 32 (21.62%) Software Testing
6 32 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (20.27%) Computer Science
8 28 (18.92%) ISEB
9 27 (18.24%) Regression Testing
10 24 (16.22%) Retail
11 23 (15.54%) JavaScript
12 22 (14.86%) C#
12 22 (14.86%) HTML
13 20 (13.51%) ISTQB
13 20 (13.51%) Cyber Security
13 20 (13.51%) System Testing
14 19 (12.84%) Waterfall
14 19 (12.84%) Automation Testing
14 19 (12.84%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (12.84%) Banking
14 19 (12.84%) ITIL
14 19 (12.84%) Windows
14 19 (12.84%) CISA
14 19 (12.84%) Risk Management
14 19 (12.84%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (12.84%) CISSP
15 18 (12.16%) Apple iOS
15 18 (12.16%) Android
16 17 (11.49%) QuickTest Pro

Junior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (0.68%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (3.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.05%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.03%) Network Security
3 1 (0.68%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (2.03%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 34 (22.97%) Selenium
2 17 (11.49%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (5.41%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.38%) WebDriver
4 5 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.38%) InstallShield
5 3 (2.03%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.03%) Toad
5 3 (2.03%) JIRA
6 2 (1.35%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.35%) WatiN
6 2 (1.35%) Metasploit
6 2 (1.35%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.35%) NUnit
6 2 (1.35%) Calabash
7 1 (0.68%) UltraEdit
7 1 (0.68%) NeoLoad
7 1 (0.68%) JMeter
7 1 (0.68%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.68%) Capybara
General
1 24 (16.22%) Retail
2 19 (12.84%) Banking
3 6 (4.05%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.05%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (3.38%) Finance
5 2 (1.35%) Back Office
5 2 (1.35%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.68%) Billing
6 1 (0.68%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.86%) HTML
2 17 (11.49%) CSS
2 17 (11.49%) jQuery
3 13 (8.78%) XML
4 12 (8.11%) .NET
5 4 (2.70%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.70%) WinForms
5 4 (2.70%) HTML5
6 3 (2.03%) Flash
7 2 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.68%) iOS SDK
8 1 (0.68%) Android SDK
8 1 (0.68%) WCF
8 1 (0.68%) WPF
8 1 (0.68%) SOAP
8 1 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (20.27%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.35%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.35%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.84%) Windows
2 18 (12.16%) Android
2 18 (12.16%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.38%) UNIX
4 4 (2.70%) Solaris
5 3 (2.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (21.62%) Software Testing
3 27 (18.24%) Regression Testing
4 20 (13.51%) System Testing
4 20 (13.51%) Cyber Security
5 19 (12.84%) Automation Testing
5 19 (12.84%) Waterfall
5 19 (12.84%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (12.84%) Risk Management
5 19 (12.84%) ITIL
5 19 (12.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (11.49%) PRINCE2
7 15 (10.14%) Test Scripting
8 14 (9.46%) Manual Testing
9 12 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (7.43%) Performance Testing
11 9 (6.08%) Automated Testing
11 9 (6.08%) Test Automation
12 8 (5.41%) Test Strategy
12 8 (5.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 42 (28.38%) SQL
2 23 (15.54%) JavaScript
3 22 (14.86%) C#
4 14 (9.46%) C++
5 10 (6.76%) Java
5 10 (6.76%) Perl
5 10 (6.76%) Ruby
6 8 (5.41%) Python
7 4 (2.70%) PHP
8 1 (0.68%) VB6
8 1 (0.68%) VB
8 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 64 (43.24%) Degree
2 28 (18.92%) ISEB
3 20 (13.51%) ISTQB
4 19 (12.84%) CISSP
4 19 (12.84%) CISA
5 8 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.70%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.35%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.35%) CEH
7 2 (1.35%) OSCP
8 1 (0.68%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.35%) Nmap
1 2 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.35%) Nessus
2 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (10.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.38%) Oracle
3 4 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.68%) Google
4 1 (0.68%) Citrix
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