The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Peterborough region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 45 40 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.62% 1.22% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.24% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Tester
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
316 323 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.83% 98.18% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 247 226 263
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £26,085 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Tester
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Tester Salary Trend in Peterborough

Tester Skill Set
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Peterborough region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification