The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Tester
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £47,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-25.26% +43.93%
Technical Tester
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston 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
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
174 97 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 99.43% 89.81% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 153 93 69
Average salary £32,500 £39,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.72% +21.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Technical Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Technical Tester
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Technical Tester Salary Trend in Preston

Technical Tester
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Preston region that cited Technical 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 Technical Tester in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) eggPlant
1 2 (100.00%) Facilita Forecast
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter

Technical Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Preston region that cited Technical 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 Technical Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) eggPlant
1 2 (100.00%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java