The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Tester
Rank 58 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.39% 0.21% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
486 468 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.29% 96.10% 92.02%
Number of salaries quoted 425 425 434
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Tester
Wiltshire

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Software Tester Salary Trend in Swindon

Software Tester
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Software 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 Software Tester in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy

Software Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Software 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 Software Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Bristol, Chippenham, Gloucester, Bath, Swindon,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-38,000 + Great Bens
Posted: 22 days ago