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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Tester
Rank 601 598 603
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 46 20 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.096% 0.045% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.048% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 41 20 42
Average salary £50,000 £58,125 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% +1.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,900 £35,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.43%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44849 41381 48880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.43% 93.46% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 37712 34656 42600
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +2 19 £60,000 +1.05%
Dagenham - 5 £50,000 -
Technical Tester
England

Technical Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 45 (63.38%) Finance
2 43 (60.56%) Test Automation
3 41 (57.75%) TDD
4 39 (54.93%) BDD
5 38 (53.52%) Selenium
5 38 (53.52%) C#
6 32 (45.07%) Java
7 25 (35.21%) OO
8 23 (32.39%) QuickTest Pro
8 23 (32.39%) SQL
9 22 (30.99%) Linux
9 22 (30.99%) Jenkins
10 20 (28.17%) Test Scripting
10 20 (28.17%) Degree
10 20 (28.17%) Windows
11 19 (26.76%) Performance Testing
12 18 (25.35%) Scrum
13 17 (23.94%) JMeter
14 16 (22.54%) Git (software)
15 15 (21.13%) WebDriver
15 15 (21.13%) QA
15 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (21.13%) Python
16 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
16 14 (19.72%) .NET
16 14 (19.72%) Regression Testing
16 14 (19.72%) Integration Testing
16 14 (19.72%) MongoDB
16 14 (19.72%) REST
17 13 (18.31%) ATDD

Technical Tester
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (2.82%) Confluence
2 1 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) MongoDB
2 13 (18.31%) Big Data
2 13 (18.31%) Hazelcast
2 13 (18.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 13 (18.31%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.23%) MySQL
5 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (53.52%) Selenium
2 23 (32.39%) QuickTest Pro
3 22 (30.99%) Jenkins
4 17 (23.94%) JMeter
5 16 (22.54%) Git (software)
6 15 (21.13%) WebDriver
7 12 (16.90%) LoadRunner
8 10 (14.08%) NUnit
9 8 (11.27%) WATIR
9 8 (11.27%) Cucumber
9 8 (11.27%) Hudson
10 7 (9.86%) JUnit
11 5 (7.04%) Calabash
11 5 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
12 4 (5.63%) JIRA
12 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (4.23%) WebLOAD
13 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
13 3 (4.23%) Rational Robot
General
1 45 (63.38%) Finance
2 13 (18.31%) Telecoms
3 9 (12.68%) Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
4 3 (4.23%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.82%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.82%) Front Office
6 1 (1.41%) Back Office
6 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) .NET
1 14 (19.72%) REST
2 9 (12.68%) Web Services
3 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.04%) CSS
3 5 (7.04%) .NET Framework
3 5 (7.04%) HTML
3 5 (7.04%) jQuery
3 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.41%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.41%) JSON
4 1 (1.41%) XML
4 1 (1.41%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Open Source
2 12 (16.90%) Computer Science
3 8 (11.27%) IVR
4 5 (7.04%) Smartphone
4 5 (7.04%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.23%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.82%) Physics
7 1 (1.41%) Derivative
7 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.41%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.99%) Linux
2 20 (28.17%) Windows
3 11 (15.49%) UNIX
4 3 (4.23%) Debian
5 2 (2.82%) Android
5 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (60.56%) Test Automation
2 41 (57.75%) TDD
3 39 (54.93%) BDD
4 25 (35.21%) OO
5 20 (28.17%) Test Scripting
6 19 (26.76%) Performance Testing
7 18 (25.35%) Scrum
8 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (19.72%) Regression Testing
9 14 (19.72%) Integration Testing
10 13 (18.31%) ATDD
10 13 (18.31%) Analytics
10 13 (18.31%) Workflow
11 11 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (14.08%) Automated Testing
13 8 (11.27%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (11.27%) OOP
14 5 (7.04%) Test Management
14 5 (7.04%) Load Testing
14 5 (7.04%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 38 (53.52%) C#
2 32 (45.07%) Java
3 23 (32.39%) SQL
4 15 (21.13%) Python
5 10 (14.08%) C++
5 10 (14.08%) Ruby
6 3 (4.23%) Korn
6 3 (4.23%) Groovy
6 3 (4.23%) Perl
6 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.82%) VBScript
7 2 (2.82%) VBA
8 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.41%) F#
8 1 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (28.17%) Degree
2 11 (15.49%) ISEB
3 9 (12.68%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (4.23%) Brainbench
6 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.31%) Jaspersoft
3 7 (9.86%) Oracle
4 4 (5.63%) HP
5 1 (1.41%) Sybase
London
Testing Circle Ltd
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