The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Technical Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Tester
England / South East
Rank 385 454 437
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 3 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.020% 0.010% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.011% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 9
Median salary £47,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +26.76%

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
14395 18609 19573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.84% 96.84% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11928 15813 15865
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Technical Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Technical Tester in the job title.

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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Tester within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 3 £47,500 -
Technical Tester
England

Technical Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Technical 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 South East region featuring Technical Tester in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) JBehave
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) JMeter
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Automotive
2 3 (75.00%) XML Messaging
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) VisualVM
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) AppDynamics
2 3 (75.00%) Protractor

Technical Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) JBehave
2 3 (75.00%) JMeter
2 3 (75.00%) Protractor
2 3 (75.00%) VisualVM
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (75.00%) Automotive
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) AppDynamics
1 3 (75.00%) IBM