The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Portsmouth region that had Software Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Tester
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.88% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Software Tester
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
333 414 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 97.37% 96.96% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 325 358 287
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Software Tester Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Software Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Software 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 Portsmouth region featuring Software Tester in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Case Management
2 2 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) T-Plan
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Black-Box Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Robot Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Decision Table
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows

Software Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Robot Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) Toad
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Black-Box Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Case Management
2 2 (66.67%) Decision Table
2 2 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) T-Plan
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