The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Tester
Rank 439 456 440
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Tester 9 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.047% 0.038% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.039% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 6
Average salary £38,000 £35,125 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.18% +8.07%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £33,625 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+48.69% -43.95%
Applications Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Applications Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Applications Tester
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Applications Tester Salary Trend in the South East

Applications Tester
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Tester within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex - 8 £38,000 -
Hampshire +20 1 £30,500 -13.47% 1
Applications Tester
England

Applications Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Applications 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 Applications Tester in their job title.

1 18 (90.00%) Windows
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) QA
3 10 (50.00%) Selenium
3 10 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 10 (50.00%) TDD
3 10 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 10 (50.00%) BDD
3 10 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Calabash
3 10 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
3 10 (50.00%) Agile Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
4 7 (35.00%) ISTQB
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) ISEB
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (30.00%) Project Management
5 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (30.00%) IIS
5 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (30.00%) C#
5 6 (30.00%) .NET
5 6 (30.00%) Regression Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) Project Planning
5 6 (30.00%) Automated Testing

Applications Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Applications 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 Applications Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Calabash
1 10 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 10 (50.00%) Selenium
1 10 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
1 10 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
1 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (30.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) IVR
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Testing
2 10 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 10 (50.00%) BDD
2 10 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
4 6 (30.00%) Manual Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) Project Planning
4 6 (30.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security
6 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
1 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (30.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) ISEB
1 7 (35.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
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