The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.08% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £48,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
182 271 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 98.38% 93.77% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 174 190 292
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Tester
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Tester Salary Trend in Middlesex

Tester
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Kali Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Threat Management
2 1 (33.33%) HP Fortify
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) WebInspect
2 1 (33.33%) AppScan
2 1 (33.33%) Paros
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) CISMP
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) AppScan
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Paros
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Threat Management
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) CISMP
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Fortify
1 1 (33.33%) WebInspect
Middlesex
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Middlesex
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 15 days ago