The first table below looks at the demand for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Norwich region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 40 52 49
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 0.40% 0.84% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.85% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £28,500 £26,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.54% -41.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Job Titles Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
248 353 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 98.41% 99.16% 98.55%
Number of salaries quoted 224 336 284
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,550
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Tester
Norfolk

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Tester in the job title across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Tester
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

Tester Salary Trend in Norwich

Tester
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich region that cited Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Tester in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Redmine
1 3 (100.00%) Trac

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich region that cited Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Redmine
1 3 (100.00%) Trac
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python