The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Solihull region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 39 25 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 2 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.83% 3.95% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 4.31% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 9
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
237 209 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 98.75% 91.67% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 213 177 240
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £20,248
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Tester
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Tester Salary Trend in Solihull

Tester Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Solihull region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Solihull, West Midlands
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