The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Warwick region that had Software Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Tester
Rank 56 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 6 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 2.03% 3.32% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 3.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Median salary £32,500 £29,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
Software Tester
Warwickshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warwick 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
Warwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
294 259 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 99.66% 95.57% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 139 222 117
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

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

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Warwick

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

Software Tester Salary Trend in Warwick

Software Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Warwick region featuring Software Tester in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Subversion
3 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) Mercurial
4 4 (50.00%) Hudson
4 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) C
5 3 (37.50%) Mac OS X
5 3 (37.50%) X-Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (12.50%) QA
7 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (12.50%) Product Management
7 1 (12.50%) SDLC
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (12.50%) User Stories
7 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
7 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering

Software Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick 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 (87.50%) JIRA
2 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (62.50%) Subversion
4 4 (50.00%) Hudson
4 4 (50.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) X-Windows
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Mac OS X
4 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 1 (12.50%) Product Management
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA