The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Redhill 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 43 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 0.43% 0.58% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.61% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £24,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Tester
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Redhill 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
Redhill
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
229 163 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 97.45% 95.32% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 210 140 182
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

Tester
Salary Trend in Redhill

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

Tester Salary Trend in Redhill

Tester
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Redhill 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Redhill 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting