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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Tester
Rank 214 200 219
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.065% 0.064% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.068% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £30,500 £17,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
4417 4429 5057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.09% 95.00% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3640 3666 4351
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Tester within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Walton-on-Thames - 3 £30,500 -
Junior Tester
South East

Junior Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) InstallShield
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Time Management
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) NUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Telerik
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

Junior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Time Management
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Telerik
2 1 (20.00%) Sony