The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Tester
Rank - - 41
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough - - 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £22,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Software Tester
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough 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
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
179 181 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 99.44% 98.91% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 157 162 192
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Software Tester Salary Trend in Farnborough