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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Tester
Rank 865 896 876
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 20 55 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.054% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.056% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 14 53 64
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £69,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +16.12%
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
87086 98244 104666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.21% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74003 82364 85193
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% -

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 28 August 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 28 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 +24 15 £58,750 -6.00% 2
East of England - 2 £32,750 - 1
South East +26 1 £32,500 +30.00% 1
North West +11 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £48,500 -
Technical Tester
UK

Technical Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (64.00%) Selenium
2 26 (52.00%) QA
2 26 (52.00%) WebDriver
2 26 (52.00%) C#
3 24 (48.00%) Java
3 24 (48.00%) BDD
4 22 (44.00%) Cucumber
5 21 (42.00%) Test Automation
6 19 (38.00%) SpecFlow
7 17 (34.00%) Ruby
8 16 (32.00%) SQL
8 16 (32.00%) Python
9 15 (30.00%) OO
10 13 (26.00%) Automated Testing
11 12 (24.00%) JMeter
12 11 (22.00%) Regression Testing
12 11 (22.00%) Open Source
12 11 (22.00%) Performance Testing
13 10 (20.00%) Scrum
13 10 (20.00%) SOAP
14 9 (18.00%) JUnit
14 9 (18.00%) TDD
14 9 (18.00%) Manual Testing
14 9 (18.00%) SoapUI
14 9 (18.00%) Jenkins
15 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (16.00%) Kanban
15 8 (16.00%) Finance
15 8 (16.00%) Web Services

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 (4.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.00%) MTS
2 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) MySQL
3 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.00%) Big Data
5 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (64.00%) Selenium
2 26 (52.00%) WebDriver
3 22 (44.00%) Cucumber
4 19 (38.00%) SpecFlow
5 12 (24.00%) JMeter
6 9 (18.00%) Jenkins
6 9 (18.00%) JUnit
6 9 (18.00%) SoapUI
7 6 (12.00%) TeamCity
7 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
8 5 (10.00%) TestComplete
9 4 (8.00%) HP UFT
9 4 (8.00%) JBehave
10 3 (6.00%) JIRA
10 3 (6.00%) PhantomJS
11 2 (4.00%) NUnit
11 2 (4.00%) Protractor
11 2 (4.00%) Ranorex
11 2 (4.00%) WATIR
12 1 (2.00%) Gatling
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 6 (12.00%) Retail
4 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.00%) Financial Institution
5 3 (6.00%) Law
5 3 (6.00%) Legal
6 1 (2.00%) Billing
6 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) SOAP
2 8 (16.00%) Web Services
3 7 (14.00%) RESTful
4 6 (12.00%) .NET
5 4 (8.00%) REST
6 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.00%) Backbone.js
6 3 (6.00%) Gherkin
6 3 (6.00%) Handlebars
6 3 (6.00%) React
6 3 (6.00%) XML
7 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.00%) jQuery
7 1 (2.00%) JSON
7 1 (2.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Fintech
3 2 (4.00%) BBC
3 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.00%) New Media
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.00%) VxWorks
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.00%) BDD
3 21 (42.00%) Test Automation
4 15 (30.00%) OO
5 13 (26.00%) Automated Testing
6 11 (22.00%) Open Source
6 11 (22.00%) Performance Testing
6 11 (22.00%) Regression Testing
7 10 (20.00%) Scrum
8 9 (18.00%) Manual Testing
8 9 (18.00%) TDD
9 8 (16.00%) Kanban
10 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
10 7 (14.00%) Software Testing
11 6 (12.00%) System Testing
12 5 (10.00%) Analytics
12 5 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (10.00%) SOA
12 5 (10.00%) Stress Testing
13 4 (8.00%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) C#
2 24 (48.00%) Java
3 17 (34.00%) Ruby
4 16 (32.00%) Python
4 16 (32.00%) SQL
5 8 (16.00%) Perl
6 7 (14.00%) Shell Script
7 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (8.00%) PHP
9 2 (4.00%) C
9 2 (4.00%) Groovy
10 1 (2.00%) C++
10 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (52.00%) QA
2 6 (12.00%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Nessus
1 1 (2.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) HP
3 3 (6.00%) Google
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.00%) BT
4 2 (4.00%) Intel Security
4 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Pole Star
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago