The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Software Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Tester
Rank 81 111 72
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 4 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.44% 0.28% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.29% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 20
Median salary £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Software Tester
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
863 1393 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.32% 96.67% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 692 1091 891
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region that featured Software Tester in the job title.

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Software Tester Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Tester Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Software 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Software Tester in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) Creative Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile App

Software Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) Creative Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago