The first table below looks at the demand for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 22 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 Maidenhead region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 52 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.90% 1.67% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 1.81% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Average salary £28,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.77% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Job Titles Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
399 276 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 89.86% 92.00% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 264 232 243
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Tester
Berkshire

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Tester
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Tester Salary Trend in Maidenhead

Tester
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Tester Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Tester
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead region that cited 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 Tester in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) ISEB
3 5 (62.50%) PHP
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) Drupal
3 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
3 5 (62.50%) Automation Testing
4 4 (50.00%) LAMP
5 2 (25.00%) System Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) TestDirector
6 1 (12.50%) Retail
6 1 (12.50%) Billing
6 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead region that cited 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 Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Drupal
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 5 (62.50%) Automation Testing
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
2 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP
Maidenhead
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago