The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kingston Upon Thames region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 39 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 1.04% - 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
182 178 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 94.79% 97.80% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 167 163 202
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The demand trend of job ads across the Kingston Upon Thames region that featured Tester in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Kingston Upon Thames region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (40.00%) Case Management
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) MSTest
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VBScript
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (40.00%) SOA

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (20.00%) GSM
1 1 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (20.00%) snoop
1 1 (20.00%) SS7
1 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (20.00%) UMTS
1 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) MSTest
2 2 (40.00%) NUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Case Management
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £40K +bonus +benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £40K +bonus +benefits
Posted: 5 days ago