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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Tester
Rank 200 - 215
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 1 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.022% - 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 11
Average salary £17,500 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £21,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +11.11%
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
4322 5017 5172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 94.74% 95.47% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3584 4111 4131
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) InstallShield
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) System Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Fault Management
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Junior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) InstallShield
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Solaris
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) System Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Fault Management
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) Delphi
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat