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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Tester
Rank 442 - 439
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 9 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.038% - 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% - 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £40,000 - £38,750
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 - £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+32.35% -15.00%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22242 21298 23170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.75% 94.98% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17796 17606 20023
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 4 £35,000 -
Surrey - 4 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Technical Tester
England

Technical Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (88.89%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 5 (55.56%) QA
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (44.44%) LoadRunner
4 4 (44.44%) Ruby
4 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) Perl
4 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) JMeter
4 4 (44.44%) Selenium
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Open Source
4 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) ISEB
6 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
7 1 (11.11%) JIRA
7 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
7 1 (11.11%) Workflow Management
7 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (44.44%) LoadRunner
2 4 (44.44%) JMeter
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow Management
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Ruby
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VBScript
4 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP