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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Tester
Rank 591 610 616
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 46 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.047% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.050% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 38 20 28
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £48,000 £36,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
42843 41746 47655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.38% 93.51% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35743 35073 41312
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 +4 18 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Dagenham - 2 £50,000 -
Technical Tester
England

Technical Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 67 (77.91%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (63.95%) C#
3 49 (56.98%) Selenium
3 49 (56.98%) BDD
4 47 (54.65%) Finance
5 45 (52.33%) TDD
6 44 (51.16%) Java
7 40 (46.51%) Test Automation
8 37 (43.02%) SQL
9 31 (36.05%) Degree
10 30 (34.88%) OO
10 30 (34.88%) Python
11 26 (30.23%) QuickTest Pro
11 26 (30.23%) Ruby
12 24 (27.91%) WebDriver
13 22 (25.58%) Performance Testing
13 22 (25.58%) Scrum
13 22 (25.58%) C++
14 20 (23.26%) Microsoft
15 19 (22.09%) UNIX
15 19 (22.09%) JMeter
15 19 (22.09%) Regression Testing
16 18 (20.93%) Jenkins
17 17 (19.77%) Test Scripting
17 17 (19.77%) Integration Testing
17 17 (19.77%) Windows
17 17 (19.77%) TCP/IP
18 16 (18.60%) ISEB
18 16 (18.60%) LoadRunner
18 16 (18.60%) Linux

Technical Tester
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 1 (1.16%) CMS
1 1 (1.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (17.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (11.63%) AWS Data Pipeline
2 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.44%) Big Data
2 10 (11.63%) MongoDB
2 10 (11.63%) Hazelcast
2 10 (11.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (11.63%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.49%) MySQL
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (56.98%) Selenium
2 26 (30.23%) QuickTest Pro
3 24 (27.91%) WebDriver
4 19 (22.09%) JMeter
5 18 (20.93%) Jenkins
6 16 (18.60%) LoadRunner
7 14 (16.28%) Cucumber
8 13 (15.12%) Git (software)
9 12 (13.95%) NUnit
10 8 (9.30%) WATIR
11 7 (8.14%) Hudson
11 7 (8.14%) Visual Studio Team System
11 7 (8.14%) SilkTest
11 7 (8.14%) Visual Studio
12 6 (6.98%) JUnit
13 5 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (5.81%) Calabash
14 3 (3.49%) Rational Robot
14 3 (3.49%) WebLOAD
14 3 (3.49%) LoadUI
General
1 47 (54.65%) Finance
2 12 (13.95%) Telecoms
2 12 (13.95%) Banking
3 7 (8.14%) Front Office
4 3 (3.49%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.33%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.60%) .NET
2 10 (11.63%) Web Services
2 10 (11.63%) REST
3 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.81%) CSS
4 5 (5.81%) HTML
4 5 (5.81%) jQuery
4 5 (5.81%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.33%) XML
6 1 (1.16%) JMX
6 1 (1.16%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) Open Source
2 14 (16.28%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.14%) User Experience
4 5 (5.81%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.65%) Smartphone
5 4 (4.65%) IVR
6 3 (3.49%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (2.33%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.33%) Physics
7 2 (2.33%) Derivative
8 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.09%) UNIX
2 17 (19.77%) Windows
3 16 (18.60%) Linux
4 3 (3.49%) Debian
5 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (77.91%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (56.98%) BDD
3 45 (52.33%) TDD
4 40 (46.51%) Test Automation
5 30 (34.88%) OO
6 22 (25.58%) Performance Testing
6 22 (25.58%) Scrum
7 19 (22.09%) Regression Testing
8 17 (19.77%) Test Scripting
8 17 (19.77%) Integration Testing
9 14 (16.28%) Requirements Analysis
10 13 (15.12%) Automated Testing
11 10 (11.63%) Workflow
11 10 (11.63%) OOP
11 10 (11.63%) ATDD
11 10 (11.63%) Analytics
12 9 (10.47%) Mentoring
12 9 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (9.30%) Test Management
13 8 (9.30%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 55 (63.95%) C#
2 44 (51.16%) Java
3 37 (43.02%) SQL
4 30 (34.88%) Python
5 26 (30.23%) Ruby
6 22 (25.58%) C++
7 9 (10.47%) Perl
8 8 (9.30%) F#
9 3 (3.49%) Korn
9 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.49%) Groovy
10 2 (2.33%) VBA
10 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (36.05%) Degree
2 16 (18.60%) ISEB
3 14 (16.28%) ISTQB
4 7 (8.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 7 (8.14%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (10.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.63%) Jaspersoft
3 7 (8.14%) HP
4 6 (6.98%) Oracle
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