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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 42 42 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 8 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 2.99% 2.96% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% 2.98% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 4
Median salary £37,500 £29,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.11% -23.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £41,050
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Tester
Berkshire

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
261 369 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 97.39% 99.46% 93.12%
Number of salaries quoted 234 291 251
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Tester Salary Histogram in Newbury

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Newbury region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Selenium
2 8 (72.73%) WebDriver
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) Gherkin
4 6 (54.55%) Manual Testing
4 6 (54.55%) JIRA
4 6 (54.55%) QA
4 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
6 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) C#
6 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Presales
7 3 (27.27%) Zephyr
7 3 (27.27%) User Experience
7 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 3 (27.27%) Electronics
7 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
7 3 (27.27%) .NET
7 3 (27.27%) MySQL
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle
7 3 (27.27%) SAP
7 3 (27.27%) XML
7 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (27.27%) Banking
7 3 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (27.27%) Software Testing

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 3 (27.27%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Selenium
2 8 (72.73%) WebDriver
3 6 (54.55%) JIRA
4 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
4 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
4 3 (27.27%) Zephyr
5 2 (18.18%) TestNG
6 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
6 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Electronics
2 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Gherkin
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
2 3 (27.27%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
1 3 (27.27%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Manual Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) Presales
5 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
5 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Service Management
6 2 (18.18%) Stress Testing
6 2 (18.18%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
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