The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northampton region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank - - 54
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - - 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £35,000
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 Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
390 536 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.06% 98.71% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 310 366 469
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Tester
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Tester Salary Trend in Northampton

Tester Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 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 Northampton region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) Control-M
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DTS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Control-M
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