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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Tester
Rank 873 886 879
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 23 59 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.057% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.060% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 20 58 69
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
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
88497 99146 103949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.41% 96.34% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75343 82658 85497
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 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +16 18 £56,250 -10.00% 4
East of England - 2 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +30 1 £40,000 -11.11%
North West +16 1 - -
South West - 1 £37,500 -
Technical Tester
UK

Technical Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (65.31%) Selenium
2 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (48.98%) QA
3 24 (48.98%) WebDriver
4 23 (46.94%) Java
5 22 (44.90%) Test Automation
6 20 (40.82%) BDD
6 20 (40.82%) C#
7 16 (32.65%) Ruby
7 16 (32.65%) Python
7 16 (32.65%) Cucumber
8 15 (30.61%) JMeter
8 15 (30.61%) Automated Testing
9 14 (28.57%) Performance Testing
9 14 (28.57%) Manual Testing
9 14 (28.57%) Regression Testing
9 14 (28.57%) OO
10 13 (26.53%) Open Source
10 13 (26.53%) SpecFlow
11 11 (22.45%) SQL
12 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
13 9 (18.37%) JUnit
13 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
13 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
13 9 (18.37%) Banking
14 8 (16.33%) TDD
14 8 (16.33%) SOAP
14 8 (16.33%) Scrum
15 7 (14.29%) Finance

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 (4.08%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) MTS
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
1 1 (2.04%) HTTP
1 1 (2.04%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) MySQL
2 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (65.31%) Selenium
2 24 (48.98%) WebDriver
3 16 (32.65%) Cucumber
4 15 (30.61%) JMeter
5 13 (26.53%) SpecFlow
6 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
6 9 (18.37%) JUnit
6 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
7 6 (12.24%) TeamCity
8 5 (10.20%) HP UFT
8 5 (10.20%) SoapUI
8 5 (10.20%) TestComplete
9 3 (6.12%) JIRA
10 2 (4.08%) JBehave
10 2 (4.08%) Ranorex
10 2 (4.08%) WATIR
11 1 (2.04%) Appium
11 1 (2.04%) Calabash
11 1 (2.04%) eggPlant
11 1 (2.04%) JIRA Agile
General
1 9 (18.37%) Banking
2 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Retail
3 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.16%) Financial Institution
5 3 (6.12%) Law
6 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.04%) Billing
7 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) SOAP
2 5 (10.20%) .NET
3 4 (8.16%) Web Services
4 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.12%) RESTful
4 3 (6.12%) XML
5 2 (4.08%) REST
6 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.04%) JSON
6 1 (2.04%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) BBC
2 2 (4.08%) iPad
2 2 (4.08%) New Media
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.04%) Fintech
3 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) Unix
4 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.04%) VxWorks
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.90%) Test Automation
3 20 (40.82%) BDD
4 15 (30.61%) Automated Testing
5 14 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 14 (28.57%) OO
5 14 (28.57%) Performance Testing
5 14 (28.57%) Regression Testing
6 13 (26.53%) Open Source
7 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
8 8 (16.33%) Scrum
8 8 (16.33%) TDD
9 7 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (12.24%) Build Automation
10 6 (12.24%) Kanban
10 6 (12.24%) Software Testing
11 5 (10.20%) Analytics
11 5 (10.20%) Automation Testing
11 5 (10.20%) Stress Testing
11 5 (10.20%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) Java
2 20 (40.82%) C#
3 16 (32.65%) Python
3 16 (32.65%) Ruby
4 11 (22.45%) SQL
5 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.16%) Perl
7 3 (6.12%) PHP
8 2 (4.08%) C
9 1 (2.04%) C++
9 1 (2.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (48.98%) QA
2 4 (8.16%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Nessus
1 1 (2.04%) Nmap
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) HP
3 2 (4.08%) BT
3 2 (4.08%) Intel Security
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Telerik
4 1 (2.04%) Twitter
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus & Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago