The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Technical Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Tester
Rank 613 650 660
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 27 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.067% 0.050% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.052% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 34
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,775 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
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
38557 41930 48251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.74% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33462 35382 40334
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 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 30 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Tester within the London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 2 £55,000 - 1
Technical Tester
England

Technical Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Technical 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 Technical Tester in the job title.

1 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (58.14%) QA
3 20 (46.51%) Selenium
4 19 (44.19%) Java
5 18 (41.86%) Test Automation
6 17 (39.53%) Manual Testing
6 17 (39.53%) WebDriver
7 16 (37.21%) Finance
8 15 (34.88%) Regression Testing
9 14 (32.56%) C#
9 14 (32.56%) BDD
10 13 (30.23%) Linux
11 12 (27.91%) JMeter
11 12 (27.91%) Law
11 12 (27.91%) Ruby
11 12 (27.91%) Software Testing
12 11 (25.58%) Performance Testing
13 10 (23.26%) Automation Testing
13 10 (23.26%) Windows
13 10 (23.26%) Python
14 9 (20.93%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (20.93%) Open Source
14 9 (20.93%) Cucumber
15 8 (18.60%) SpecFlow
15 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
15 8 (18.60%) OO
15 8 (18.60%) SQL
16 7 (16.28%) TDD
16 7 (16.28%) Banking

Technical 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) MTS
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) MySQL
3 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (46.51%) Selenium
2 17 (39.53%) WebDriver
3 12 (27.91%) JMeter
4 9 (20.93%) Cucumber
5 8 (18.60%) SpecFlow
6 7 (16.28%) JUnit
7 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
7 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
8 4 (9.30%) TeamCity
9 3 (6.98%) TestComplete
10 2 (4.65%) JIRA
11 1 (2.33%) Appium
11 1 (2.33%) Calabash
11 1 (2.33%) Gatling
11 1 (2.33%) HP UFT
11 1 (2.33%) JBehave
11 1 (2.33%) Metasploit
11 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
11 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (2.33%) WATIR
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 12 (27.91%) Law
3 9 (20.93%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (16.28%) Banking
5 6 (13.95%) Financial Institution
6 5 (11.63%) Retail
7 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
8 1 (2.33%) Billing
8 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) SOAP
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) RESTful
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.33%) Fintech
3 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Linux
2 10 (23.26%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.33%) Unix
4 1 (2.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) Test Automation
3 17 (39.53%) Manual Testing
4 15 (34.88%) Regression Testing
5 14 (32.56%) BDD
6 12 (27.91%) Software Testing
7 11 (25.58%) Performance Testing
8 10 (23.26%) Automation Testing
9 9 (20.93%) Open Source
10 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
10 8 (18.60%) OO
11 7 (16.28%) TDD
12 6 (13.95%) Automated Testing
12 6 (13.95%) Scrum
13 5 (11.63%) Analytics
13 5 (11.63%) Build Automation
13 5 (11.63%) Kanban
13 5 (11.63%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (11.63%) Stress Testing
13 5 (11.63%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) Java
2 14 (32.56%) C#
3 12 (27.91%) Ruby
4 10 (23.26%) Python
5 8 (18.60%) SQL
6 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.98%) PHP
8 2 (4.65%) Perl
9 1 (2.33%) C
9 1 (2.33%) C++
9 1 (2.33%) VBA
9 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (58.14%) QA
2 4 (9.30%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Nessus
1 1 (2.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) HP
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
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