The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Hull 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank - - 23
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hull - - 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.49% -1.47%
Tester
East Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hull 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
Hull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
112 88 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hull 95.73% 97.78% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 73 76 87
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £21,547
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Hull

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Hull

Tester
Salary Trend in Hull

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

Tester Salary Trend in Hull

Tester
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Hull

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hull 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Hull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hull 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.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago