The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Swindon region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 42 62 65
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.11% 0.20% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 0.20% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £27,500 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
371 489 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 97.89% 96.45% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 318 449 414
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Tester
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Tester Salary Trend in Swindon

Tester
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Tester Salary Histogram in Swindon

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Swindon region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) OSCP
3 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (30.00%) Social Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) CHECK Team Leader
3 3 (30.00%) CREST Certified
3 3 (30.00%) SANS
3 3 (30.00%) Kali Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Selenium
3 3 (30.00%) Metasploit
3 3 (30.00%) CESG
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Nessus
3 3 (30.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (30.00%) CEH
3 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) ISEB
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) Windows

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Metasploit
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (20.00%) JBehave
3 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
1 2 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) CESG
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Kali Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (30.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (30.00%) Social Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) API Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CEH
1 3 (30.00%) CHECK Team Leader
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
1 3 (30.00%) CREST Certified
1 3 (30.00%) OSCP
1 3 (30.00%) SANS
2 2 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Nessus
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
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