The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Tester
Rank 65 64 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.39% 0.20% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.20% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £39,250 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Software Tester
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warrington 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
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
492 498 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 96.28% 98.03% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 438 399 295
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Software Tester Salary Trend in Warrington

Software Tester
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Tester across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Software Tester Salary Histogram in Warrington

Software Tester
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Informatics
1 1 (50.00%) Chemistry
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Product Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) C#

Software Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Informatics
1 1 (50.00%) Chemistry
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Product Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago