The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical 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 Technical Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Tester
Rank 437 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.053% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.94%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21467 20915 22118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.83% 95.01% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17159 17230 18906
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Tester
England

Technical Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Technical Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Technical Tester
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Technical Tester Salary Trend in the South East

Technical Tester
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Tester across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Technical Tester Salary Histogram in the South East

Technical 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 Technical Tester within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
Surrey - 10 £47,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £31,250 - 1
Technical Tester
England

Technical Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 20 (90.91%) Python
2 17 (77.27%) Java
2 17 (77.27%) QuickTest Pro
3 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 16 (72.73%) Degree
4 15 (68.18%) Performance Testing
4 15 (68.18%) Open Source
4 15 (68.18%) Oracle
4 15 (68.18%) PL/SQL
4 15 (68.18%) LoadRunner
4 15 (68.18%) JMeter
4 15 (68.18%) Oracle Database
5 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
7 7 (31.82%) QA
7 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
8 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
9 5 (22.73%) Selenium
9 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
10 4 (18.18%) Perl
10 4 (18.18%) Windows
10 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 4 (18.18%) Manual Testing
10 4 (18.18%) Ruby
11 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
11 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
11 2 (9.09%) Internet
11 2 (9.09%) ISEB

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) IPsec
3 1 (4.55%) SMTP
3 1 (4.55%) HTTP
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (77.27%) QuickTest Pro
2 15 (68.18%) LoadRunner
2 15 (68.18%) JMeter
3 5 (22.73%) Selenium
4 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.55%) JUnit
4 1 (4.55%) TestComplete
4 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) Maven
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Open Source
2 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) iPhone
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Performance Testing
2 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
3 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) OOP
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Test Management
6 1 (4.55%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow Management
6 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) Python
2 17 (77.27%) Java
3 16 (72.73%) SQL
4 15 (68.18%) PL/SQL
5 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 4 (18.18%) Perl
6 4 (18.18%) Ruby
7 1 (4.55%) C++
7 1 (4.55%) VBScript
7 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Apple
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago