The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Newbury region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 32 36 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.58% 3.54% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 3.64% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 7
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +50.94%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury 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
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
167 220 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 96.53% 97.35% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 146 204 285
Median salary £41,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Tester
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Tester Salary Trend in Newbury

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Newbury region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Electronics
4 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
4 1 (16.67%) Hudson
4 1 (16.67%) JMeter
4 1 (16.67%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) TestNG
4 1 (16.67%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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