The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 87 98 82
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 5 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.60% 1.12% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.18% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 15
Median salary £42,500 £35,250 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.56% +5.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,250 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
827 1356 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 98.81% 95.29% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 698 1140 813
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Tester
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Tester Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Tester
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Tester Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Test Scripting
3 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 5 (45.45%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
5 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) ISEB
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
5 3 (27.27%) Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Creative Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
6 2 (18.18%) QA Automation
6 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Ruby
6 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) IIS
6 2 (18.18%) C++
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) C#
7 1 (9.09%) Java
7 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 1 (9.09%) JMeter

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) Gerrit
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) JMeter
2 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Test Scripting
3 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Creative Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
6 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
6 2 (18.18%) QA Automation
6 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (9.09%) API Testing
7 1 (9.09%) BDD
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (9.09%) Smoke Testing
7 1 (9.09%) TDD
7 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C++
1 2 (18.18%) Ruby
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
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