The first table below looks at the demand for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Epsom region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank - 21 18
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 0 3 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom - 3.66% 13.06%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.66% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 29
Average salary - £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Job Titles Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
190 82 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 90.48% 100.00% 99.10%
Number of salaries quoted 145 70 204
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £87,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Tester
Surrey

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

Tester
Salary Trend in Epsom

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

Tester Salary Trend in Epsom

Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Epsom region that cited 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 Tester in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Delphi
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Aquila
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Epsom region that cited 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 Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Delphi
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Aquila
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