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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 68 94 84
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 20 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.36% 0.58% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 0.60% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 10
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -32.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £23,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £31,500 £47,450
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
832 1162 1088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 98.23% 96.43% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 750 967 853
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016.

Tester Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 19 (76.00%) Automated Testing
2 17 (68.00%) Software Testing
2 17 (68.00%) Test Automation
3 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (56.00%) Manual Testing
5 13 (52.00%) Degree
6 10 (40.00%) Automation Testing
6 10 (40.00%) Ranorex
6 10 (40.00%) Virtual Team
7 8 (32.00%) QA
8 7 (28.00%) ISEB
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (24.00%) SQL
9 6 (24.00%) Performance Testing
9 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
9 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
10 5 (20.00%) Banking
10 5 (20.00%) Finance
10 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 4 (16.00%) Oracle
11 4 (16.00%) C++
11 4 (16.00%) SAP
11 4 (16.00%) Unix
11 4 (16.00%) Windows
11 4 (16.00%) Investment Banking
11 4 (16.00%) Smoke Testing
12 3 (12.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 3 (12.00%) Selenium
12 3 (12.00%) Scrum
12 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing

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 (8.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Ranorex
2 3 (12.00%) Selenium
3 2 (8.00%) JMeter
3 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.00%) IntelliJ
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) Protractor
4 1 (4.00%) VisualVM
General
1 5 (20.00%) Banking
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Unix
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Automated Testing
2 17 (68.00%) Software Testing
2 17 (68.00%) Test Automation
3 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (56.00%) Manual Testing
5 10 (40.00%) Automation Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Performance Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (16.00%) Smoke Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Scrum
9 2 (8.00%) Functional Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (8.00%) QA Automation
10 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (4.00%) Continuous Deployment
10 1 (4.00%) Defect Management
10 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
10 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) C++
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) ISEB
3 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (12.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
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