The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Junior Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Tester
Rank 869 885 868
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 23 68 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.066% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.069% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 23 62 50
Median salary £26,750 £26,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.94% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £45,000 £31,250
UK excluding London median salary £26,750 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +8.69%
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
88370 98681 104096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.37% 96.21% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75118 82640 84807
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Junior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Junior Tester in the job title.

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
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +29 8 £25,750 -39.41% 4
South East +25 8 £27,500 +10.00%
East of England +7 3 £27,500 -8.33% 1
West Midlands +2 3 £20,000 -10.11% 3
Junior Tester
UK

Junior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Junior Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Junior Tester in the job title.

1 30 (48.39%) QA
2 26 (41.94%) Degree
2 26 (41.94%) Manual Testing
3 25 (40.32%) Software Testing
4 18 (29.03%) Windows
5 16 (25.81%) Finance
5 16 (25.81%) ISEB
6 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (24.19%) Test Automation
7 14 (22.58%) Python
7 14 (22.58%) Perl
7 14 (22.58%) Automation Testing
8 13 (20.97%) Test Strategy
8 13 (20.97%) Unix
8 13 (20.97%) Regression Testing
8 13 (20.97%) Automotive
8 13 (20.97%) Automated Testing
9 12 (19.35%) ISTQB
10 10 (16.13%) Linux
10 10 (16.13%) SQL
10 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
11 9 (14.52%) Selenium
12 8 (12.90%) Project Planning
12 8 (12.90%) C#
12 8 (12.90%) SDLC
13 7 (11.29%) Functional Testing
13 7 (11.29%) Non-Functional Testing
13 7 (11.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (11.29%) C++
13 7 (11.29%) C

Junior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.84%) IIS
2 1 (1.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Optimost
1 1 (1.61%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) VoIP
2 1 (1.61%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Selenium
2 5 (8.06%) InstallShield
3 4 (6.45%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.23%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.23%) JIRA
5 1 (1.61%) Burp Suite
5 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.61%) Metasploit
5 1 (1.61%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (1.61%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (25.81%) Finance
2 13 (20.97%) Automotive
3 5 (8.06%) Aerospace
3 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Games
4 2 (3.23%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) XML
2 6 (9.68%) HTML
3 5 (8.06%) CSS
4 4 (6.45%) HTML5
4 4 (6.45%) jQuery
4 4 (6.45%) JSON
4 4 (6.45%) SOAP
5 3 (4.84%) Ajax
5 3 (4.84%) Classic ASP
5 3 (4.84%) CSS3
5 3 (4.84%) OAuth
5 3 (4.84%) RESTful
6 2 (3.23%) .NET
6 2 (3.23%) Web Services
7 1 (1.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.84%) Social Media
2 3 (4.84%) User Experience
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Windows
2 13 (20.97%) Unix
3 10 (16.13%) Linux
4 6 (9.68%) Solaris
5 1 (1.61%) AIX
5 1 (1.61%) HPUX
5 1 (1.61%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Manual Testing
2 25 (40.32%) Software Testing
3 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (24.19%) Test Automation
4 14 (22.58%) Automation Testing
5 13 (20.97%) Automated Testing
5 13 (20.97%) Regression Testing
5 13 (20.97%) Test Strategy
6 8 (12.90%) Project Planning
6 8 (12.90%) SDLC
7 7 (11.29%) Functional Testing
7 7 (11.29%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (11.29%) Test Scripting
8 6 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (8.06%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.06%) Time Management
9 5 (8.06%) Web Testing
10 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) Perl
1 14 (22.58%) Python
2 10 (16.13%) SQL
3 8 (12.90%) C#
4 7 (11.29%) C
4 7 (11.29%) C++
5 6 (9.68%) Ruby
6 4 (6.45%) Java
6 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.84%) PHP
8 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (41.94%) Degree
2 16 (25.81%) ISEB
3 12 (19.35%) ISTQB
4 7 (11.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (48.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Nessus
1 1 (1.61%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.23%) HP
2 2 (3.23%) StreamBase
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe
3 1 (1.61%) Maxymiser
3 1 (1.61%) Monetate
3 1 (1.61%) Omniture
3 1 (1.61%) Tealium
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Salary: £21000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + TRAINING + BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + TRAINING + BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 8 days ago
Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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