The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Tester
Rank - - 27
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone - - 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +3.17%
Software Tester
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone 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
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110 109 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 94.02% 99.09% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 102 101 86
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Software Tester Salary Trend in Maidstone