The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Tester
Rank - 48 47
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 0 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington - 0.56% 4.27%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.60% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 24
Average salary - £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £30,750 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +11.81%
Job Titles Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
491 333 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 95.90% 93.80% 98.75%
Number of salaries quoted 409 268 489
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,980 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Tester
Cheshire

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

Software Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory