The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Technical Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Tester
UK / England
Rank 821 867 870
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 24 27 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.029% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.030% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 50
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £32,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,800 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +26.76%

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
76009 88690 93012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.46% 96.51% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 63572 75206 77885
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Technical Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Technical Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Tester
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Tester across the England region.

Technical Tester Salary Trend in England

Technical Tester
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Tester across the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Technical Tester Salary Histogram in England

Technical 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 Technical Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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 +65 10 £60,000 +26.31% 4
East Midlands - 4 £62,500 -
South East +69 3 £47,500 -
Yorkshire +23 3 £42,500 -5.55%
East of England +17 3 £37,500 -37.50%
South West - 1 £47,500 -
Technical Tester
UK

Technical Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Technical 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 Technical Tester in the job title.

1 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (51.79%) QA
2 28 (50.00%) Selenium
2 28 (50.00%) C#
3 26 (46.43%) Cucumber
4 25 (44.64%) Java
5 23 (41.07%) BDD
6 22 (39.29%) SpecFlow
7 21 (37.50%) Python
8 19 (33.93%) WebDriver
9 17 (30.36%) SQL
10 15 (26.79%) Perl
10 15 (26.79%) Finance
11 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 14 (25.00%) SoapUI
11 14 (25.00%) Ruby
12 12 (21.43%) SOA
13 11 (19.64%) RESTful
13 11 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
13 11 (19.64%) SDET
14 10 (17.86%) Microservices
14 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
14 10 (17.86%) Automated Testing
14 10 (17.86%) SOAP
14 10 (17.86%) Web Services
15 9 (16.07%) Windows
15 9 (16.07%) Scrum
15 9 (16.07%) TDD
15 9 (16.07%) Protractor
16 8 (14.29%) Test Strategy

Technical 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 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.79%) GitHub
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Internet
2 3 (5.36%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) Big Data
2 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (50.00%) Selenium
2 26 (46.43%) Cucumber
3 22 (39.29%) SpecFlow
4 19 (33.93%) WebDriver
5 14 (25.00%) SoapUI
6 9 (16.07%) Protractor
7 7 (12.50%) JBehave
7 7 (12.50%) JMeter
7 7 (12.50%) NUnit
8 6 (10.71%) JUnit
9 5 (8.93%) Appium
9 5 (8.93%) Calabash
9 5 (8.93%) HP UFT
10 4 (7.14%) LoadRunner
11 3 (5.36%) Eclipse
11 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
11 3 (5.36%) PhantomJS
11 3 (5.36%) VisualVM
12 2 (3.57%) CruiseControl
12 2 (3.57%) NeoLoad
General
1 15 (26.79%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Automotive
2 3 (5.36%) Legal
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) RESTful
2 10 (17.86%) SOAP
2 10 (17.86%) Web Services
3 7 (12.50%) Gherkin
4 6 (10.71%) REST
5 4 (7.14%) XML
6 3 (5.36%) .NET
6 3 (5.36%) Backbone.js
6 3 (5.36%) Handlebars
6 3 (5.36%) HTML
6 3 (5.36%) J2EE
6 3 (5.36%) React
6 3 (5.36%) XML Messaging
7 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Fintech
2 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) BBC
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Windows
2 7 (12.50%) Unix
3 4 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.07%) BDD
3 12 (21.43%) SOA
4 10 (17.86%) Automated Testing
4 10 (17.86%) Microservices
4 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
5 9 (16.07%) Scrum
5 9 (16.07%) TDD
6 8 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.50%) Test Management
8 6 (10.71%) Business Analysis
8 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
9 5 (8.93%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (8.93%) OO
9 5 (8.93%) Software Testing
9 5 (8.93%) Test Scripting
10 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.14%) Performance Testing
10 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.00%) C#
2 25 (44.64%) Java
3 21 (37.50%) Python
4 17 (30.36%) SQL
5 15 (26.79%) Perl
6 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (25.00%) Ruby
7 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
8 4 (7.14%) Groovy
9 2 (3.57%) AWK
9 2 (3.57%) C
9 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.57%) sed
10 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) ISEB
2 3 (5.36%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (51.79%) QA
2 11 (19.64%) SDET
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle
1 4 (7.14%) ServiceNow
2 3 (5.36%) AppDynamics
2 3 (5.36%) Google
2 3 (5.36%) IBM
3 2 (3.57%) Perforce
4 1 (1.79%) BT
4 1 (1.79%) HP
4 1 (1.79%) Informatica
4 1 (1.79%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) Qualys
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Webrecruit
Salary: £Competitive Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago