The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 46 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 0.42% 2.00% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 2.03% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Tester
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames 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
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
212 148 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 89.45% 98.67% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 177 143 101
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Tester
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Tester Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Tester
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Kingston upon Thames
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago