The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Software Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Software Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Tester
Rank 66 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Tester 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.39% - 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% - 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £21,500 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
Junior Software Tester
North 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 Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
481 611 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.31% 96.22% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 403 423 418
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Junior Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Junior Software Tester
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Junior Software Tester Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Junior Software Tester
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Software Tester within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
Gateshead - 2 £21,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £21,500 -
Junior Software Tester
North East

Junior Software Tester
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Junior 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 Junior Software Tester in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree

Junior Software Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Junior 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 Junior Software Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle