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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Tester
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 54 81 66
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 6 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.20% 0.55% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.57% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 10
Median salary £55,000 £33,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.96% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
487 707 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 97.01% 96.98% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 399 539 587
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Tester across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Software Tester Salary Histogram 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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +34 6 £55,000 +62.96% 1
Software Tester
West Midlands

Software Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) Python
3 10 (58.82%) C++
3 10 (58.82%) JIRA
4 9 (52.94%) Test Scripting
5 8 (47.06%) Windows
5 8 (47.06%) Mercurial
5 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
6 7 (41.18%) Automation Testing
6 7 (41.18%) Mac OS X
6 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
7 6 (35.29%) X-Windows
7 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
7 6 (35.29%) Subversion
7 6 (35.29%) Hudson
8 5 (29.41%) Scrum
8 5 (29.41%) Selenium
9 4 (23.53%) QA
9 4 (23.53%) C
9 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
9 4 (23.53%) Finance
9 4 (23.53%) SOAP
9 4 (23.53%) SoapUI
9 4 (23.53%) Agile Testing
9 4 (23.53%) Functional Testing
10 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
10 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
11 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
11 2 (11.76%) ISTQB

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) JIRA
2 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
2 8 (47.06%) Mercurial
3 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
3 6 (35.29%) Hudson
3 6 (35.29%) Subversion
4 5 (29.41%) Selenium
5 4 (23.53%) SoapUI
6 2 (11.76%) Jasmine
6 2 (11.76%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (11.76%) Robot Framework
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) X-Windows
2 4 (23.53%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Test Scripting
3 7 (41.18%) Automation Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Functional Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Product Management
7 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C++
1 10 (58.82%) Python
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) C
4 2 (11.76%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Warwick, Warwickshire
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