The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 13.04% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 13.95% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Tester
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Street 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
Street
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43 35 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 93.48% 100.00% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 30
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Street

Tester
Salary Trend in Street

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

Tester Salary Trend in Street

Tester
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Street region that cited 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 Tester in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (100.00%) Data Security
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 6 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) SIEM
1 6 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 6 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Street region that cited 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 Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Security
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 6 (100.00%) SIEM
1 6 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (100.00%) Wealth Management