The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hampshire region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 152 147 155
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 31 34 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.97% 1.00% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 1.02% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 38
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
3101 3319 3771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 96.85% 97.99% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2614 2867 3222
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Tester
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Tester Salary Trend in Hampshire

Tester
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Tester Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Tester
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tester within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Havant +11 7 - - 1
Portsmouth +2 6 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Basingstoke -3 5 £45,000 +45.16% 3
Farnborough -11 4 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Andover - 1 £40,000 - 2
Tester
South East

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Hampshire region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 30 (41.67%) Software Testing
2 28 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (34.72%) Selenium
4 24 (33.33%) SQL
5 22 (30.56%) Finance
6 21 (29.17%) QA
7 20 (27.78%) Windows
8 19 (26.39%) Manual Testing
9 18 (25.00%) C#
9 18 (25.00%) Mentoring
10 17 (23.61%) ISEB
11 16 (22.22%) Regression Testing
12 14 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (19.44%) Test Scripting
12 14 (19.44%) Automated Testing
12 14 (19.44%) ISTQB
12 14 (19.44%) Degree
13 13 (18.06%) Test Automation
13 13 (18.06%) SAP
14 12 (16.67%) Performance Testing
15 11 (15.28%) Penetration Testing
15 11 (15.28%) Scrum
15 11 (15.28%) ERP
16 10 (13.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 10 (13.89%) GPEN
16 10 (13.89%) OSCP
16 10 (13.89%) CREST Certified
17 9 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
17 9 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
17 9 (12.50%) SDLC

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.33%) CMS
2 3 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (9.72%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) Wireless
2 5 (6.94%) Firewall
3 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) SAP BW
2 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.56%) MySQL
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (34.72%) Selenium
2 9 (12.50%) Metasploit
2 9 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 7 (9.72%) Burp Suite
3 7 (9.72%) Cucumber
4 6 (8.33%) HP UFT
4 6 (8.33%) JIRA
5 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.17%) SpecFlow
6 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (4.17%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.78%) Bugzilla
7 2 (2.78%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.78%) NUnit
7 2 (2.78%) Robot Framework
7 2 (2.78%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (2.78%) Toad
7 2 (2.78%) Trac
8 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 22 (30.56%) Finance
2 8 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.33%) Retail
4 4 (5.56%) Banking
4 4 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.78%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.78%) Back Office
5 2 (2.78%) Electronics
5 2 (2.78%) Marketing
6 1 (1.39%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) .NET
2 7 (9.72%) CGI
3 4 (5.56%) SOAP
4 3 (4.17%) WSDL
5 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.78%) HTML
6 1 (1.39%) Ajax
6 1 (1.39%) CSS
6 1 (1.39%) REST
6 1 (1.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 8 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 7 (9.72%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.72%) Smart Meter
4 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.78%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.39%) iPad
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Windows
2 9 (12.50%) Linux
3 7 (9.72%) Kali Linux
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.39%) Android
5 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.67%) Software Testing
2 28 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.39%) Manual Testing
4 18 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 16 (22.22%) Regression Testing
6 14 (19.44%) Automated Testing
6 14 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (19.44%) Test Scripting
7 13 (18.06%) Test Automation
8 12 (16.67%) Performance Testing
9 11 (15.28%) ERP
9 11 (15.28%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (15.28%) Scrum
10 10 (13.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (12.50%) BDD
11 9 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 9 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
11 9 (12.50%) SDLC
11 9 (12.50%) TDD
12 8 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.33%) SQL
2 18 (25.00%) C#
3 7 (9.72%) C
3 7 (9.72%) C++
3 7 (9.72%) Python
4 5 (6.94%) Java
4 5 (6.94%) Objective-C
4 5 (6.94%) Perl
4 5 (6.94%) Ruby
4 5 (6.94%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.94%) VB
5 4 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (23.61%) ISEB
2 14 (19.44%) Degree
2 14 (19.44%) ISTQB
3 10 (13.89%) CREST Certified
3 10 (13.89%) GPEN
3 10 (13.89%) OSCP
4 9 (12.50%) CEH
5 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.39%) CHECK Team Leader
8 1 (1.39%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (1.39%) GIAC
8 1 (1.39%) SANS
8 1 (1.39%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (29.17%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) SDET
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Nessus
1 9 (12.50%) Nmap
2 6 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (18.06%) SAP
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.72%) Oracle
4 2 (2.78%) Infor
4 2 (2.78%) Sage
4 2 (2.78%) T-Plan
5 1 (1.39%) Google
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Hursley
Salary: From £28,000 to £55,000 per annum Dependant on Experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 17 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 17 hours ago
St. Leonards, Hampshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 17 hours ago
Ringwood, Hampshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liphook, Hampshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 17 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 17 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 17 hours ago
Lyndhurst, Hampshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 17 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 17 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 17 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 17 hours ago
Emsworth, Hampshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 17 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 17 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 17 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 17 hours ago