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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 36 51 72
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 12 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 4.63% 2.42% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.74% 2.47% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 1
Median salary £42,500 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -17.50%
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
253 446 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 97.68% 98.24% 99.62%
Number of salaries quoted 224 392 395
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Tester Salary Histogram in Warrington

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) QA
4 8 (53.33%) C#
5 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
5 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
5 7 (46.67%) ISEB
5 7 (46.67%) Finance
5 7 (46.67%) Validation
5 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
5 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
5 7 (46.67%) MSTest
5 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
5 7 (46.67%) Test Management
5 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
5 7 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (46.67%) Defect Management
6 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (20.00%) SDLC
8 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Open Source
9 2 (13.33%) NUnit
9 2 (13.33%) Information Management
9 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance 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 7 (46.67%) MSTest
1 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) NUnit
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Defect Management
1 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
1 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
1 7 (46.67%) Test Management
1 7 (46.67%) Validation
2 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Information Management
5 2 (13.33%) Open Source
5 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security
6 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) ISEB
1 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
Bristol, Warrington or Weybridge
Environment Agency
Salary: £42,915 - £53,995
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on Exp, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 21 days ago