The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Tester
Rank 211 207 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.022% 0.021% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.022% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
Technical 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
4420 4475 4968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.07% 95.05% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3650 3702 4281
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Technical Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Technical Tester
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Technical Tester Salary Trend in Surrey

Technical 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 Technical Tester within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 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
Chertsey - 1 £32,500 - 1
Technical Tester
South East

Technical Tester
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Technical 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 Technical Tester in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (91.67%) Performance Testing
2 11 (91.67%) JMeter
2 11 (91.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (91.67%) LoadRunner
2 11 (91.67%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) PL/SQL
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) Python
2 11 (91.67%) Open Source
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle Database
3 9 (75.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) ISEB
5 1 (8.33%) LIMS
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Management
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) System Testing
5 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management

Technical Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Technical 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 Technical Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 11 (91.67%) LoadRunner
1 11 (91.67%) JMeter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Open Source
2 9 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Test Management
2 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (8.33%) System Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Line Management
2 1 (8.33%) Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
1 11 (91.67%) PL/SQL
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
1 11 (91.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
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