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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 52 55 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.58% 0.95% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 0.96% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £35,000 £57,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +64.28%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
311 312 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 98.42% 98.73% 98.29%
Number of salaries quoted 253 248 154
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 February 2017.

Tester Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium
4 3 (30.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (30.00%) SaaS
4 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (30.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) VB
5 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless

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 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Burp Suite
3 2 (20.00%) Metasploit
4 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Kali Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (30.00%) BDD
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Scrum
1 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Cyber Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Social Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Test Management
2 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) CEH
2 2 (20.00%) CREST Certified
2 2 (20.00%) GPEN
2 2 (20.00%) OSCP
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nessus
1 2 (20.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
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