The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Tester
Rank 187 179 194
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Tester 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.13% 0.088% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.092% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £41,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +40.00%
Applications Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3674 3250 3793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.38% 95.70% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3136 2745 3270
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Applications Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Applications Tester
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Applications Tester Salary Trend in Hampshire

Applications Tester
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Tester within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +8 5 £41,000 +26.15%
Applications Tester
South East

Applications Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Applications 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 Applications Tester in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (60.00%) iPad
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (60.00%) XSL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) J2ME
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing

Applications Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Applications 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 Applications Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) XSL
2 3 (60.00%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) iPad
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA