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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Tester
UK / England
Rank 776 898 877
Rank change year-on-year
+122 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 42 25 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.026% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.027% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 40 23 48
Median salary £51,250 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +30.28%

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
75309 92135 95896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.50% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 62944 78123 79993
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +63 20 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Yorkshire - 7 £42,500 -
East of England +22 4 £25,000 -48.71% 1
East Midlands - 4 £60,000 -
South West - 4 £55,000 - 1
South East +68 3 £47,500 -
Technical Tester
UK

Technical Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 42 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (51.43%) Selenium
3 35 (50.00%) Java
4 32 (45.71%) QA
5 30 (42.86%) C#
6 27 (38.57%) Cucumber
7 25 (35.71%) Python
8 24 (34.29%) BDD
9 23 (32.86%) WebDriver
10 20 (28.57%) SQL
10 20 (28.57%) SpecFlow
11 19 (27.14%) Ruby
12 17 (24.29%) Test Automation
12 17 (24.29%) Finance
13 16 (22.86%) Perl
14 15 (21.43%) Unix
15 14 (20.00%) Windows
15 14 (20.00%) SoapUI
16 13 (18.57%) JMeter
17 12 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
18 11 (15.71%) Test Management
18 11 (15.71%) Web Services
18 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
18 11 (15.71%) SDET
19 10 (14.29%) SOA
20 9 (12.86%) Shell Script
20 9 (12.86%) RESTful
20 9 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
20 9 (12.86%) Automated Testing
20 9 (12.86%) Appium

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 4 (5.71%) WebLogic
1 4 (5.71%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.43%) GitHub
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.86%) Big Data
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (51.43%) Selenium
2 27 (38.57%) Cucumber
3 23 (32.86%) WebDriver
4 20 (28.57%) SpecFlow
5 14 (20.00%) SoapUI
6 13 (18.57%) JMeter
7 9 (12.86%) Appium
7 9 (12.86%) Calabash
8 8 (11.43%) Protractor
9 7 (10.00%) HP UFT
10 6 (8.57%) JBehave
10 6 (8.57%) LoadRunner
10 6 (8.57%) NUnit
11 5 (7.14%) JUnit
12 4 (5.71%) Subversion
12 4 (5.71%) WatiN
12 4 (5.71%) WATIR
13 3 (4.29%) Eclipse
13 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
13 3 (4.29%) VisualVM
General
1 17 (24.29%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.29%) Automotive
3 3 (4.29%) Publishing
4 2 (2.86%) Music Industry
4 2 (2.86%) Retail
5 1 (1.43%) Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.71%) Web Services
2 9 (12.86%) RESTful
3 8 (11.43%) REST
3 8 (11.43%) SOAP
4 4 (5.71%) Gherkin
4 4 (5.71%) XML
5 3 (4.29%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.29%) HTML
5 3 (4.29%) J2EE
5 3 (4.29%) XML Messaging
6 2 (2.86%) .NET
7 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Fintech
2 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.71%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) BBC
5 1 (1.43%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Unix
2 14 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (8.57%) Linux
3 6 (8.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (34.29%) BDD
3 17 (24.29%) Test Automation
4 12 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (15.71%) Test Management
6 10 (14.29%) SOA
7 9 (12.86%) Automated Testing
7 9 (12.86%) Test Strategy
8 8 (11.43%) Microservices
8 8 (11.43%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (11.43%) Scrum
8 8 (11.43%) TDD
8 8 (11.43%) Test Scripting
8 8 (11.43%) Waterfall
9 7 (10.00%) Open Source
10 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.14%) Business Analysis
11 5 (7.14%) Software Testing
11 5 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.00%) Java
2 30 (42.86%) C#
3 25 (35.71%) Python
4 20 (28.57%) SQL
5 19 (27.14%) Ruby
6 16 (22.86%) Perl
7 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
8 9 (12.86%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
10 3 (4.29%) Groovy
11 2 (2.86%) AWK
11 2 (2.86%) C
11 2 (2.86%) PHP
11 2 (2.86%) sed
12 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) ISEB
2 4 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (2.86%) Degree
5 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (45.71%) QA
2 11 (15.71%) SDET
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Oracle
2 3 (4.29%) AppDynamics
2 3 (4.29%) IBM
2 3 (4.29%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.86%) Informatica
3 2 (2.86%) Perforce
3 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.43%) BT
4 1 (1.43%) HP
4 1 (1.43%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.43%) Qualys
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