The first table below looks at the demand for the Trainee Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Trainee Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trainee Tester
Rank 887 832 875
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee Tester 8 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Average salary £24,000 £21,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £23,750 £16,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+43.93% -21.42%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102690 95590 105693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84523 79913 91207
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Trainee Tester
UK

Trainee Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Trainee Tester in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Trainee Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Trainee Tester
Salary Trend in England

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

Trainee Tester Salary Trend in England

Trainee Tester
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -8 2 £24,000 +14.28% 1
North West - 2 £24,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £23,500 -
London -29 1 £25,000 +2.04%
South West - 1 £20,000 -
Trainee Tester
UK

Trainee Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Trainee Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Trainee Tester in their job title.

1 15 (88.24%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) VB
4 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 5 (29.41%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
5 4 (23.53%) VB6
5 4 (23.53%) PHP
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (17.65%) Opsview
7 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (11.76%) Open Source
7 2 (11.76%) Time Management
7 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
7 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Electronics
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) ISEB
7 2 (11.76%) Web Services
8 1 (5.88%) Windows
8 1 (5.88%) OOP
8 1 (5.88%) OO

Trainee Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Trainee Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Trainee Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
1 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.88%) Concordion
1 1 (5.88%) Behat
1 1 (5.88%) RSpec
1 1 (5.88%) JBehave
1 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (11.76%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Time Management
3 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
3 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.88%) System Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.88%) BDD
4 1 (5.88%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) VB
2 5 (29.41%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) VB6
3 4 (23.53%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) ISEB
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Opsview
2 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
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