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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Tester
Rank 59 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 13 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.19% 1.54% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 1.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 0
Median salary £32,500 £29,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.77%
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
578 666 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 97.31% 93.15% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 432 590 549
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 24 August 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 +5 11 £32,500 +12.06%
Software Tester
West Midlands

Software Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) JIRA
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (85.71%) Linux
3 12 (85.71%) Test Scripting
4 11 (78.57%) Python
5 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
5 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
6 9 (64.29%) Mercurial
6 9 (64.29%) Subversion
7 8 (57.14%) Windows
8 7 (50.00%) Mac OS X
8 7 (50.00%) X-Windows
8 7 (50.00%) C
8 7 (50.00%) Hudson
9 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
9 4 (28.57%) Fortran
9 4 (28.57%) Scrum
10 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
10 3 (21.43%) Product Management
10 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
11 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
11 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (14.29%) HTTP
11 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
11 2 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
12 1 (7.14%) Exploratory Testing
12 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
12 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
12 1 (7.14%) Degree

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 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) JIRA
2 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 9 (64.29%) Mercurial
3 9 (64.29%) Subversion
4 7 (50.00%) Hudson
5 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
5 1 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (7.14%) Robot Framework
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Test Scripting
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Product Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (78.57%) Python
3 7 (50.00%) C
4 4 (28.57%) Fortran
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago