The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Tester
Rank 584 592 592
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 52 17 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.038% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.041% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 44 17 40
Average salary £50,000 £58,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £37,000 £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.94%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44626 41400 48462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.29% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37463 34618 42150
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Tester
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +3 21 £60,500 +2.97% 2
Dagenham - 5 £50,000 -
Technical Tester
England

Technical Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 48 (62.34%) Finance
2 45 (58.44%) Test Automation
3 44 (57.14%) TDD
4 43 (55.84%) BDD
5 42 (54.55%) C#
6 41 (53.25%) Selenium
7 36 (46.75%) Java
8 28 (36.36%) OO
9 27 (35.06%) SQL
10 25 (32.47%) QuickTest Pro
11 23 (29.87%) Windows
11 23 (29.87%) Linux
11 23 (29.87%) Degree
11 23 (29.87%) Test Scripting
11 23 (29.87%) Jenkins
12 20 (25.97%) Performance Testing
12 20 (25.97%) Scrum
13 19 (24.68%) Python
14 18 (23.38%) JMeter
14 18 (23.38%) WebDriver
15 17 (22.08%) Git (software)
15 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
16 16 (20.78%) .NET
16 16 (20.78%) Integration Testing
16 16 (20.78%) QA
17 15 (19.48%) MongoDB
17 15 (19.48%) Telecoms
17 15 (19.48%) Regression Testing
17 15 (19.48%) Big Data

Technical Tester
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 2 (2.60%) Confluence
2 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (15.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) MongoDB
1 15 (19.48%) Big Data
2 14 (18.18%) Hazelcast
2 14 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 14 (18.18%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.90%) MySQL
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (53.25%) Selenium
2 25 (32.47%) QuickTest Pro
3 23 (29.87%) Jenkins
4 18 (23.38%) JMeter
4 18 (23.38%) WebDriver
5 17 (22.08%) Git (software)
6 14 (18.18%) LoadRunner
7 12 (15.58%) NUnit
8 10 (12.99%) Cucumber
9 8 (10.39%) WATIR
9 8 (10.39%) Hudson
10 7 (9.09%) JUnit
11 5 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
11 5 (6.49%) Calabash
12 4 (5.19%) JIRA
13 3 (3.90%) WebLOAD
13 3 (3.90%) Rational Robot
13 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
General
1 48 (62.34%) Finance
2 15 (19.48%) Telecoms
3 10 (12.99%) Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Front Office
5 2 (2.60%) Retail
5 2 (2.60%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.78%) .NET
2 14 (18.18%) REST
3 9 (11.69%) Web Services
4 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (6.49%) .NET Framework
5 5 (6.49%) jQuery
5 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET
5 5 (6.49%) CSS
5 5 (6.49%) HTML
6 1 (1.30%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.30%) XML
6 1 (1.30%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Open Source
2 13 (16.88%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.39%) IVR
4 6 (7.79%) Smartphone
5 5 (6.49%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.90%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.60%) Physics
8 1 (1.30%) Derivative
8 1 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.87%) Windows
1 23 (29.87%) Linux
2 14 (18.18%) UNIX
3 3 (3.90%) Debian
4 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (58.44%) Test Automation
2 44 (57.14%) TDD
3 43 (55.84%) BDD
4 28 (36.36%) OO
5 23 (29.87%) Test Scripting
6 20 (25.97%) Performance Testing
6 20 (25.97%) Scrum
7 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (20.78%) Integration Testing
9 15 (19.48%) Regression Testing
10 14 (18.18%) ATDD
10 14 (18.18%) Analytics
10 14 (18.18%) Workflow
11 12 (15.58%) Requirements Analysis
12 11 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (14.29%) Automated Testing
13 10 (12.99%) OOP
14 7 (9.09%) Load Testing
15 6 (7.79%) Test Management
16 5 (6.49%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 42 (54.55%) C#
2 36 (46.75%) Java
3 27 (35.06%) SQL
4 19 (24.68%) Python
5 14 (18.18%) Ruby
6 13 (16.88%) C++
7 5 (6.49%) Perl
8 3 (3.90%) Groovy
8 3 (3.90%) Korn
8 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.90%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.60%) VBA
9 2 (2.60%) VBScript
10 1 (1.30%) F#
10 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (29.87%) Degree
2 14 (18.18%) ISEB
3 13 (16.88%) ISTQB
4 5 (6.49%) Brainbench
4 5 (6.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.18%) Jaspersoft
3 7 (9.09%) Oracle
4 6 (7.79%) HP
5 1 (1.30%) Sybase
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