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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 46 55 68
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 7 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.42% 2.33% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 2.40% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 2
Median salary £30,500 £35,000 £42,275
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% -17.20%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
282 500 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 97.58% 97.28% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 238 440 406
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) QA
3 11 (57.89%) Performance Testing
3 11 (57.89%) Test Scripting
3 11 (57.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (57.89%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (57.89%) MSTest
3 11 (57.89%) ISEB
4 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (47.37%) .NET
6 8 (42.11%) C#
6 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
7 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
7 6 (31.58%) Test Management
7 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
7 6 (31.58%) Defect Management
7 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 6 (31.58%) Validation
7 6 (31.58%) HP UFT
7 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
7 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
7 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
7 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
8 5 (26.32%) Windows
8 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Release Management
9 3 (15.79%) Security Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Functional Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
9 3 (15.79%) SDLC

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 (57.89%) MSTest
1 11 (57.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (31.58%) HP UFT
2 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.26%) NUnit
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
2 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Performance Testing
1 11 (57.89%) Test Scripting
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Defect Management
4 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
4 6 (31.58%) Test Management
4 6 (31.58%) Validation
5 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Release Management
6 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Functional Testing
6 3 (15.79%) SDLC
6 3 (15.79%) Security Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Information Management
7 2 (10.53%) Open Source
8 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.26%) Information Security
8 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) ISEB
2 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) HP
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