The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Games 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
Game Tester
Rank 609 651 670
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Tester 9 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.021% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.022% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 3
Median salary £35,000 £65,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.15% +116.66%
UK excluding London median salary £20,000 £20,000 -
Games Tester
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
37500 41450 44407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.57% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32592 35224 37002
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Games Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Games Tester in the job title.

Games Tester Jobs Demand Trend in London

Games Tester
Salary Trend in London

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

Games Tester Salary Trend in London

Games Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Games 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 London region featuring Games Tester in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Games
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) QA
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (75.00%) Online Games
4 8 (66.67%) HTML
4 8 (66.67%) Google
5 6 (50.00%) Selenium
5 6 (50.00%) jQuery
5 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
5 6 (50.00%) JUnit
5 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (25.00%) ISEB
7 3 (25.00%) Kanban
8 2 (16.67%) Android
8 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
8 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 2 (16.67%) Google Play
8 2 (16.67%) XML
8 2 (16.67%) SQL
8 2 (16.67%) Bugzilla
8 2 (16.67%) JIRA
8 2 (16.67%) Release Management
9 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
9 1 (8.33%) Mathematics

Games Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Hazelcast
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (50.00%) JUnit
1 6 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) Bugzilla
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
General
1 12 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
4 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Online Games
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Kanban
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Google
Central London / West End
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