The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Junior Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Tester
Rank 816 889 877
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 61 69 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.065% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.067% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 56 64 70
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
UK excluding London median salary £24,500 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.52% +2.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87588 102541 110850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 72774 85459 91721
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Junior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Junior Tester in the job title.

Junior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Tester
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Tester within the UK.

Junior Tester Salary Trend in the UK

Junior Tester
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Tester over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 within the UK.

Junior Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Tester
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +58 53 £25,000 - 7
South East +65 23 £25,500 +13.33% 2
East Sussex - 9 £25,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +33 8 £23,000 -8.00% 1
East of England +3 8 £24,000 -17.94% 1
West Midlands -8 8 £20,000 +5.26% 2
Brighton - 8 £27,750 -
London +62 7 £28,500 +1.78% 1
Birmingham -11 6 £20,000 -11.11% 1
Glasgow - 5 - -
Hove - 5 £25,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 5 £25,000 - 1
Scotland - 5 - -
Berkshire +48 4 £24,500 +8.88%
Oxford +26 4 £21,500 -14.00% 1
West Yorkshire +37 3 £25,500 +2.00%
Leeds +19 3 £25,500 +2.00%
Yorkshire +16 3 £25,500 +13.33%
East Midlands +3 3 £22,500 -10.00% 1
Wales -4 3 £20,500 -6.81%
West Wales - 3 £20,500 -
Swansea - 3 £20,500 -
Reading +37 2 £33,500 +21.81%
Surrey +25 2 £27,000 +8.00%
Leicestershire -5 2 £22,500 -10.00%
Suffolk -7 2 £23,500 +4.44%
Ipswich - 2 £23,500 -
Woking - 2 £27,000 -
Slough - 2 £24,500 -
Watford - 2 £23,250 -

Junior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Junior 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 featuring Junior Tester in the job title.

1 56 (60.22%) QA
2 35 (37.63%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (31.18%) Software Testing
4 27 (29.03%) ISTQB
5 26 (27.96%) SQL
6 24 (25.81%) Degree
7 20 (21.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 18 (19.35%) JIRA
8 18 (19.35%) Automated Testing
9 17 (18.28%) C#
9 17 (18.28%) .NET
9 17 (18.28%) Defect Tracking
10 16 (17.20%) ISEB
10 16 (17.20%) Selenium
10 16 (17.20%) Manual Testing
11 15 (16.13%) Microsoft
12 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
12 14 (15.05%) Mobile App
13 12 (12.90%) Test Scripting
13 12 (12.90%) Web Testing
13 12 (12.90%) Games
14 11 (11.83%) CSS
14 11 (11.83%) SDLC
15 10 (10.75%) Game Development
15 10 (10.75%) JavaScript
16 9 (9.68%) Finance
16 9 (9.68%) Test Automation
17 8 (8.60%) Functional Testing
17 8 (8.60%) HTML
18 7 (7.53%) ASP.NET

Junior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.23%) CMS
2 2 (2.15%) IIS
2 2 (2.15%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Optimost
1 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.08%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) SaaS
2 1 (1.08%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.08%) FTP
1 1 (1.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.08%) MySQL
3 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (19.35%) JIRA
2 16 (17.20%) Selenium
3 6 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (6.45%) WebDriver
4 4 (4.30%) Appium
5 3 (3.23%) Bugzilla
5 3 (3.23%) HP UFT
5 3 (3.23%) JUnit
6 2 (2.15%) TestComplete
6 2 (2.15%) TestLink
6 2 (2.15%) TestRail
6 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.08%) InstallShield
7 1 (1.08%) JMeter
7 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.08%) Selenium IDE
General
1 12 (12.90%) Games
2 9 (9.68%) Finance
3 5 (5.38%) Marketing
3 5 (5.38%) Retail
4 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.08%) Automotive
5 1 (1.08%) Electronics
5 1 (1.08%) Local Government
5 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.28%) .NET
2 11 (11.83%) CSS
3 8 (8.60%) HTML
4 7 (7.53%) Ajax
4 7 (7.53%) ASP.NET
5 6 (6.45%) XML
6 5 (5.38%) jQuery
7 3 (3.23%) HTML5
8 2 (2.15%) CSS3
8 2 (2.15%) SOAP
8 2 (2.15%) Web Services
8 2 (2.15%) XHTML
9 1 (1.08%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.08%) RESTful
9 1 (1.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.08%) WSDL
9 1 (1.08%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.45%) Smartphone
4 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.30%) Social Media
5 2 (2.15%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.15%) Online Games
5 2 (2.15%) User Experience
6 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.08%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.30%) Windows
2 2 (2.15%) Windows 8
2 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.15%) Windows Vista
2 2 (2.15%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.08%) Linux
3 1 (1.08%) Solaris
3 1 (1.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.63%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (31.18%) Software Testing
3 18 (19.35%) Automated Testing
4 17 (18.28%) Defect Tracking
5 16 (17.20%) Manual Testing
6 12 (12.90%) Test Scripting
6 12 (12.90%) Web Testing
7 11 (11.83%) SDLC
8 10 (10.75%) Game Development
9 9 (9.68%) Test Automation
10 8 (8.60%) Functional Testing
11 7 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (7.53%) Regression Testing
11 7 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (6.45%) Scrum
13 5 (5.38%) Automation Testing
14 4 (4.30%) Test Management
14 4 (4.30%) Time Management
14 4 (4.30%) Usability Testing
15 3 (3.23%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.96%) SQL
2 17 (18.28%) C#
3 10 (10.75%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.38%) C++
5 4 (4.30%) Java
6 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.08%) C
7 1 (1.08%) Perl
7 1 (1.08%) Python
7 1 (1.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (29.03%) ISTQB
2 24 (25.81%) Degree
3 20 (21.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (17.20%) ISEB
5 1 (1.08%) OSCP
5 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (60.22%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.30%) HP
3 3 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (1.08%) Adobe
4 1 (1.08%) Maxymiser
4 1 (1.08%) Monetate
4 1 (1.08%) Omniture
4 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.08%) Tealium
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + Training + Career Progression
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 24 days ago