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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Tester
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Technical Tester
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2328 1927 2739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.64% 94.83% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1924 1555 2173
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Technical Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Tester
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Technical Tester Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Tester
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Tester in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) V-Model
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) ClearQuest
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Usability Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher

Technical Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (66.67%) ClearQuest
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Usability Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle