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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 53 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 6 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.48% 0.25% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 0.27% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 5
Median salary £55,000 - £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Tester
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidenhead 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
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
393 368 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 96.80% 93.64% 92.72%
Number of salaries quoted 320 304 285
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

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 30 July 2016.

Tester Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Maidenhead region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (91.30%) QA
3 20 (86.96%) BDD
4 19 (82.61%) Selenium
5 14 (60.87%) Regression Testing
5 14 (60.87%) SQL
6 13 (56.52%) Java
6 13 (56.52%) MySQL
6 13 (56.52%) Linux
6 13 (56.52%) JIRA
6 13 (56.52%) Web Testing
6 13 (56.52%) Test Automation
7 8 (34.78%) ISEB
8 7 (30.43%) PHP
8 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
8 7 (30.43%) Gherkin
9 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (21.74%) Drupal
10 5 (21.74%) Behat
10 5 (21.74%) LAMP
10 5 (21.74%) Automation Testing
11 3 (13.04%) Cucumber
12 2 (8.70%) QA Automation
13 1 (4.35%) SDLC
13 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
13 1 (4.35%) Test Management
13 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
13 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
13 1 (4.35%) C#

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 5 (21.74%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (82.61%) Selenium
2 13 (56.52%) JIRA
3 3 (13.04%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Gherkin
2 5 (21.74%) Behat
2 5 (21.74%) LAMP
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (86.96%) BDD
3 14 (60.87%) Regression Testing
4 13 (56.52%) Test Automation
4 13 (56.52%) Web Testing
5 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Automation Testing
7 2 (8.70%) QA Automation
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.35%) Logistics
8 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
8 1 (4.35%) SDLC
8 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Test Management
8 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) ISEB
2 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (91.30%) QA