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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Tester
Rank 66 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 11 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.71% 1.63% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 0
Median salary £32,500 £29,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -1.56%
Software Tester
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warwickshire 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
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
635 749 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 98.76% 93.98% 93.07%
Number of salaries quoted 446 664 563
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Software Tester Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Software Tester
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Tester within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick -9 11 £32,500 +12.06%
Software Tester
West Midlands

Software Tester Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Warwickshire region featuring Software Tester in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) JIRA
2 11 (91.67%) Test Scripting
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 10 (83.33%) Git (software)
4 9 (75.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (75.00%) Python
4 9 (75.00%) Subversion
5 8 (66.67%) Mercurial
6 7 (58.33%) Hudson
6 7 (58.33%) Mac OS X
6 7 (58.33%) X-Windows
6 7 (58.33%) Windows
7 5 (41.67%) C
8 3 (25.00%) Fortran
8 3 (25.00%) Scrum
8 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
9 2 (16.67%) Product Management
9 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Mac OS
10 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
10 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
10 1 (8.33%) Degree
10 1 (8.33%) HTTP
10 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2

Software Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) JIRA
2 10 (83.33%) Git (software)
3 9 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (75.00%) Subversion
4 8 (66.67%) Mercurial
5 7 (58.33%) Hudson
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Mac OS X
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) Test Scripting
2 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (75.00%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) C
4 3 (25.00%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree