The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Stockport region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 26 21 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 15 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.85% 11.11% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.94% 11.27% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 2
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,750 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £33,600
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Tester
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport 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
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
189 213 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 98.95% 98.61% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 183 206 149
Median salary £40,000 £37,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of job ads across the Stockport region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Tester
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Tester Salary Trend in Stockport

Tester
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Tester Salary Histogram in Stockport

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Stockport region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 25 (73.53%) ISEB
3 24 (70.59%) MS Excel
3 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 24 (70.59%) QA
3 24 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (70.59%) Windows Server
4 18 (52.94%) Automated Testing
5 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 17 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
6 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (44.12%) VMware
7 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
7 15 (44.12%) Mac OS X
7 15 (44.12%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (44.12%) Windows 10
7 15 (44.12%) Case Management
8 12 (35.29%) Test Scripting
8 12 (35.29%) JIRA
9 9 (26.47%) Test Management
9 9 (26.47%) Product Management
9 9 (26.47%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (20.59%) Selenium
11 4 (11.76%) Agile Testing
11 4 (11.76%) User Stories
11 4 (11.76%) Automation Testing
11 4 (11.76%) JMeter
11 4 (11.76%) Defect Management
12 3 (8.82%) SQL

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Applications
1 24 (70.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) JIRA
2 7 (20.59%) Selenium
3 4 (11.76%) JMeter
4 3 (8.82%) LoadRunner
5 2 (5.88%) Gradle
5 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.88%) NUnit
5 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.88%) TestNG
6 1 (2.94%) Appium
6 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) CSS
1 2 (5.88%) DOM
1 2 (5.88%) HTML
1 2 (5.88%) Silverlight
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 24 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 15 (44.12%) Mac OS X
3 15 (44.12%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Automated Testing
2 17 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
3 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (44.12%) Case Management
5 12 (35.29%) Test Scripting
6 9 (26.47%) Product Management
6 9 (26.47%) Test Management
7 4 (11.76%) Agile Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Automation Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Defect Management
7 4 (11.76%) User Stories
8 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.82%) Performance Testing
8 3 (8.82%) TDD
9 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.88%) Load Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) C#
2 2 (5.88%) Java
2 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (73.53%) ISEB
2 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (70.59%) QA
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
1 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 15 (44.12%) VMware
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