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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 34 40 56
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.05% 1.64% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.69% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +26.98%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
185 236 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 97.37% 96.72% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 159 208 275
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 February 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 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Hudson
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JMeter
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) TestNG
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
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