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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 41 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 1.44% 0.58% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 0.61% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £34,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £60,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £60,000 £53,000
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
201 164 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 96.17% 94.80% 99.54%
Number of salaries quoted 177 159 191
Median salary £40,673 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 June 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) SS7
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) GSM
3 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
3 1 (33.33%) UMTS
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
1 1 (33.33%) GSM
1 1 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (33.33%) snoop
1 1 (33.33%) SS7
1 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
1 1 (33.33%) UMTS
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium IDE
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB