The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 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 Farnborough region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 42 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.38% 0.90% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Job Titles Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
243 214 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 93.46% 96.40% 92.27%
Number of salaries quoted 214 198 180
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Tester
Hampshire

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

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
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 7 (100.00%) CEH
1 7 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 7 (100.00%) CHFI
1 7 (100.00%) PCI DSS

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 7 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CEH
1 7 (100.00%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) PCI DSS