The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Warwickshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Tester
Rank - 65 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 0 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire - 1.64% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
Job Titles Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
680 826 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 95.24% 96.61% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 586 743 687
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,729 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Tester
West Midlands

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Tester in the job title across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region that cited Software Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Tester in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Biometrics
1 5 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 5 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Security

Software Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region that cited Software Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Biometrics
1 5 (100.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree