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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Tester
Rank 849 876 898
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 27 56 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.055% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.057% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 24 49 53
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £34,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +32.35%
Technical 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
85118 97896 102873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.28% 96.31% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 71771 82406 84031
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 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 +57 20 £55,000 -6.38% 1
East Midlands - 4 £52,500 -
South East +56 1 £32,500 +36.84%
West Midlands - 1 £48,500 - 1
East of England - 1 £28,000 -
Technical Tester
UK

Technical Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 38 (65.52%) Selenium
2 36 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (58.62%) Cucumber
4 33 (56.90%) QA
5 32 (55.17%) C#
6 30 (51.72%) WebDriver
6 30 (51.72%) BDD
7 29 (50.00%) Java
8 28 (48.28%) SpecFlow
9 23 (39.66%) Python
10 19 (32.76%) Test Automation
10 19 (32.76%) Ruby
11 16 (27.59%) SQL
12 15 (25.86%) SOAP
12 15 (25.86%) SoapUI
13 14 (24.14%) Perl
13 14 (24.14%) OO
14 13 (22.41%) Web Services
14 13 (22.41%) RESTful
15 12 (20.69%) Automated Testing
15 12 (20.69%) JUnit
15 12 (20.69%) Scrum
16 11 (18.97%) SOA
16 11 (18.97%) TDD
17 10 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
17 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
17 10 (17.24%) Microservices
18 9 (15.52%) SDET
18 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
18 9 (15.52%) JMeter

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 (3.45%) Confluence
1 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
1 2 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (1.72%) MTS
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.45%) Internet
3 1 (1.72%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) MySQL
3 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.17%) Big Data
4 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (65.52%) Selenium
2 34 (58.62%) Cucumber
3 30 (51.72%) WebDriver
4 28 (48.28%) SpecFlow
5 15 (25.86%) SoapUI
6 12 (20.69%) JUnit
7 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
7 9 (15.52%) JMeter
8 6 (10.34%) JBehave
8 6 (10.34%) NUnit
8 6 (10.34%) Protractor
8 6 (10.34%) TeamCity
9 5 (8.62%) Appium
9 5 (8.62%) Calabash
9 5 (8.62%) TestComplete
9 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
10 4 (6.90%) HP UFT
11 3 (5.17%) JIRA
11 3 (5.17%) PhantomJS
12 2 (3.45%) WATIR
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Banking
2 5 (8.62%) Retail
2 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.17%) Law
3 3 (5.17%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Billing
4 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) SOAP
2 13 (22.41%) RESTful
2 13 (22.41%) Web Services
3 8 (13.79%) REST
4 7 (12.07%) .NET
5 5 (8.62%) Gherkin
6 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
6 3 (5.17%) Backbone.js
6 3 (5.17%) Handlebars
6 3 (5.17%) React
6 3 (5.17%) XML
7 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.72%) jQuery
7 1 (1.72%) JSON
7 1 (1.72%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Fintech
2 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.45%) BBC
4 2 (3.45%) New Media
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Unix
2 3 (5.17%) Linux
2 3 (5.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) VxWorks
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (51.72%) BDD
3 19 (32.76%) Test Automation
4 14 (24.14%) OO
5 12 (20.69%) Automated Testing
5 12 (20.69%) Scrum
6 11 (18.97%) SOA
6 11 (18.97%) TDD
7 10 (17.24%) Microservices
8 9 (15.52%) Manual Testing
8 9 (15.52%) Open Source
9 8 (13.79%) Performance Testing
9 8 (13.79%) Regression Testing
10 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (10.34%) Kanban
11 6 (10.34%) System Testing
11 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
12 5 (8.62%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (8.62%) Security Testing
12 5 (8.62%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (55.17%) C#
2 29 (50.00%) Java
3 23 (39.66%) Python
4 19 (32.76%) Ruby
5 16 (27.59%) SQL
6 14 (24.14%) Perl
7 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
8 9 (15.52%) Shell Script
9 4 (6.90%) Groovy
9 4 (6.90%) PHP
10 2 (3.45%) C
10 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.72%) C++
11 1 (1.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) ISEB
3 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (56.90%) QA
2 9 (15.52%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Nessus
1 1 (1.72%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle
2 4 (6.90%) HP
2 4 (6.90%) ServiceNow
3 3 (5.17%) Google
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.45%) BT
4 2 (3.45%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.72%) Informatica
5 1 (1.72%) Qualys
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