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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 48 34 46
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.02% 0.49% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.52% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £35,000 £19,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.21% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Job Titles Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
364 194 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 92.86% 94.63% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 255 149 312
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Drupal
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) LAMP
4 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) Java

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (66.67%) Drupal
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (66.67%) BDD
1 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA