The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 23 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Tester
Rank - - 214
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.43%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5806 4980 5350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.81% 95.22% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4811 4331 4729
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 West

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

Technical Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Technical Tester
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Technical Tester Salary Trend in the South West

Technical Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) WATIR
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) WatiN
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) WATIR
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) WatiN
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) RUP
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA