The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Farnborough region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 58 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.11% 1.69% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% -
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
345 286 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 96.10% 96.95% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 285 220 166
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Farnborough region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Tester
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Tester Salary Trend in Farnborough

Tester
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Tester Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Farnborough region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 9 (52.94%) Nessus
1 9 (52.94%) CEH
1 9 (52.94%) Nmap
1 9 (52.94%) Metasploit
1 9 (52.94%) GPEN
1 9 (52.94%) OSCP
1 9 (52.94%) Cyberthreat
1 9 (52.94%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) CREST Certified
2 7 (41.18%) Open Source
2 7 (41.18%) Social Engineering
2 7 (41.18%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 7 (41.18%) Information Security
2 7 (41.18%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Python
2 7 (41.18%) Wireless
2 7 (41.18%) Burp Suite
2 7 (41.18%) Kali Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Regression Testing
4 5 (29.41%) C++
4 5 (29.41%) Perl
4 5 (29.41%) VB
4 5 (29.41%) C
4 5 (29.41%) Objective-C
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) Ruby

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Wireless
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Metasploit
2 7 (41.18%) Burp Suite
3 5 (29.41%) Selenium
4 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
4 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
4 3 (17.65%) Banking
5 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
5 2 (11.76%) Back Office
5 2 (11.76%) Electronics
5 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) RESTful
1 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Cybercrime
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Kali Linux
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 7 (41.18%) Information Security
2 7 (41.18%) Open Source
2 7 (41.18%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Social Engineering
2 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (35.29%) Regression Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
7 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.76%) BDD
7 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (11.76%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.76%) OWASP
7 2 (11.76%) SIEM
7 2 (11.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
1 7 (41.18%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) C
2 5 (29.41%) C++
2 5 (29.41%) Objective-C
2 5 (29.41%) Perl
2 5 (29.41%) Ruby
2 5 (29.41%) VB
3 4 (23.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) CEH
1 9 (52.94%) CREST Certified
1 9 (52.94%) GPEN
1 9 (52.94%) OSCP
2 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) ISEB
4 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
4 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) SDET
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Nessus
1 9 (52.94%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) SAP
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