The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Tester
Rank - 229 208
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 0 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.019% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.020% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 12
Average salary - £21,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.41%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Junior Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4474 5006 5024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.44% 95.66% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3781 4158 4101
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Junior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Junior Tester
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Junior Tester Salary Trend in Surrey

Junior Tester
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Junior 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 Junior Tester in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) System Testing
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Delphi
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce

Junior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Junior 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 Junior Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) System Testing
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Delphi
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification