The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Warrington region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 47 53 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 8 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.56% 2.94% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 3.00% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 2
Median salary £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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
303 467 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 96.81% 98.11% 93.38%
Number of salaries quoted 260 409 362
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Tester
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Tester Salary Trend in Warrington

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Tester in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Test Scripting
3 11 (73.33%) Performance Testing
3 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (73.33%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (73.33%) MSTest
3 11 (73.33%) QA
3 11 (73.33%) ISEB
4 9 (60.00%) HP UFT
4 9 (60.00%) Software Testing
5 8 (53.33%) Release Management
5 8 (53.33%) Windows
5 8 (53.33%) Manual Testing
6 5 (33.33%) C#
7 4 (26.67%) .NET
8 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (20.00%) Finance
8 3 (20.00%) Validation
8 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
8 3 (20.00%) Test Management
8 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (20.00%) Defect Management
9 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
9 2 (13.33%) SDLC
9 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
10 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing

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 (73.33%) MSTest
1 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (60.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 11 (73.33%) Performance Testing
3 9 (60.00%) Software Testing
4 8 (53.33%) Manual Testing
4 8 (53.33%) Release Management
5 3 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) Test Management
5 3 (20.00%) Validation
6 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Information Management
7 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) ISEB
2 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) HP
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