The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Warrington region that had Software Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Tester
Rank 46 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 6 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.79% 1.99% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 2.00% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 4
Median salary £30,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
319 449 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 95.22% 99.12% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 284 409 379
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,650 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

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 Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Software 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 Warrington region featuring Software Tester in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) ISEB
1 11 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 11 (100.00%) QA
1 11 (100.00%) Release Management
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 11 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 11 (100.00%) MSTest

Software Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 11 (100.00%) MSTest
1 11 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Release Management
1 11 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) HP Quality Center