The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Tester
Rank 591 602 595
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 35 43 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.088% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.094% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 17
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +32.35%
Technical 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
41131 45734 41231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.62% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 34905 38449 34713
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

Technical Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Technical Tester Jobs Demand Trend in London

Technical Tester
Salary Trend in London

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

Technical Tester Salary Trend in London

Technical Tester
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Tester across the London region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Technical Tester Salary Histogram in London

Technical Tester
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Tester within the London region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +19 5 £70,000 +16.18% 4
Technical Tester
England

Technical Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Technical 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 Technical Tester in their job title.

1 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (56.86%) Java
3 27 (52.94%) Selenium
4 24 (47.06%) SQL
5 21 (41.18%) Manual Testing
5 21 (41.18%) BDD
6 20 (39.22%) Test Automation
7 19 (37.25%) WebDriver
8 17 (33.33%) Cucumber
9 16 (31.37%) Automation Testing
9 16 (31.37%) C#
9 16 (31.37%) OO
10 14 (27.45%) QA
11 13 (25.49%) PL/SQL
11 13 (25.49%) Oracle
12 12 (23.53%) UNIX
12 12 (23.53%) Scrum
13 11 (21.57%) Regression Testing
13 11 (21.57%) Groovy
13 11 (21.57%) Ruby
14 10 (19.61%) Linux
15 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
15 9 (17.65%) .NET
15 9 (17.65%) Waterfall
15 9 (17.65%) Mobile App
16 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
16 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
16 8 (15.69%) XML
16 8 (15.69%) RDBMS
17 7 (13.73%) Data Warehouse

Technical Tester
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Technical 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 Technical Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
1 2 (3.92%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (1.96%) Confluence
2 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) RDBMS
2 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
3 7 (13.73%) NoSQL
3 7 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (11.76%) MySQL
5 2 (3.92%) DB2
5 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.92%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.96%) Redis
6 1 (1.96%) Big Data
6 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.96%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 27 (52.94%) Selenium
2 19 (37.25%) WebDriver
3 17 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
5 7 (13.73%) SoapUI
5 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
5 7 (13.73%) Subversion
6 6 (11.76%) FitNesse
6 6 (11.76%) Calabash
6 6 (11.76%) JIRA
6 6 (11.76%) Appium
7 4 (7.84%) JBehave
7 4 (7.84%) JUnit
8 3 (5.88%) NUnit
8 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
8 3 (5.88%) SpecFlow
9 2 (3.92%) Hudson
9 2 (3.92%) Zephyr
10 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
1 7 (13.73%) Banking
2 6 (11.76%) Games
3 3 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) .NET
2 8 (15.69%) XML
3 7 (13.73%) RESTful
4 6 (11.76%) REST
5 4 (7.84%) Web Services
5 4 (7.84%) J2EE
5 4 (7.84%) Spring
5 4 (7.84%) JSF
6 3 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.92%) JSON
7 2 (3.92%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.96%) SOAP
8 1 (1.96%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.96%) iDTV
5 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) UNIX
2 10 (19.61%) Linux
3 7 (13.73%) Windows
4 1 (1.96%) Android
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) Manual Testing
2 21 (41.18%) BDD
3 20 (39.22%) Test Automation
4 16 (31.37%) OO
4 16 (31.37%) Automation Testing
5 12 (23.53%) Scrum
6 11 (21.57%) Regression Testing
7 9 (17.65%) Waterfall
8 6 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 6 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (11.76%) Load Testing
9 4 (7.84%) Test Scripting
9 4 (7.84%) Investment Management
9 4 (7.84%) Performance Testing
9 4 (7.84%) Automated Testing
9 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.84%) ETL
10 3 (5.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) Java
2 24 (47.06%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) C#
4 13 (25.49%) PL/SQL
5 11 (21.57%) Ruby
5 11 (21.57%) Groovy
6 6 (11.76%) Bash Shell
7 5 (9.80%) Python
8 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.96%) VC++
9 1 (1.96%) C++
9 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (3.92%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Oracle
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) Informatica
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