The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Warwickshire region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 46 76 62
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 36 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.71% 1.67% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.80% 1.76% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 5
Median salary £32,500 £29,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -22.66%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
621 797 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 98.57% 95.11% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 434 703 592
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Tester
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Tester Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Tester
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Tester Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

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 Tester within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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 +2 30 £32,500 +12.06%
Nuneaton - 2 - -
Atherstone - 1 £28,000 -
Leamington Spa - 1 - -
Tester
West Midlands

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Tester in the job title.

1 31 (75.61%) JIRA
2 26 (63.41%) QA
3 25 (60.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (60.98%) XML
3 25 (60.98%) Finance
4 23 (56.10%) Back Office
4 23 (56.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (56.10%) Selenium
4 23 (56.10%) Wealth Management
4 23 (56.10%) TestDirector
4 23 (56.10%) Test Automation
4 23 (56.10%) SoapUI
4 23 (56.10%) Functional Testing
5 9 (21.95%) Test Scripting
6 8 (19.51%) Windows
6 8 (19.51%) Linux
7 7 (17.07%) C++
7 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (14.63%) Manual Testing
8 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
9 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
9 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
9 5 (12.20%) Subversion
9 5 (12.20%) C
9 5 (12.20%) Python
10 4 (9.76%) Mac OS X
10 4 (9.76%) Reverse Engineering
10 4 (9.76%) Mercurial
10 4 (9.76%) Hudson
10 4 (9.76%) Automation Testing

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 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Bluetooth
1 2 (4.88%) DAB
1 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
1 2 (4.88%) NFC
1 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (4.88%) Wireless
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (75.61%) JIRA
2 25 (60.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (56.10%) Selenium
3 23 (56.10%) SoapUI
3 23 (56.10%) TestDirector
4 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
5 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
5 5 (12.20%) Subversion
6 4 (9.76%) Hudson
6 4 (9.76%) Mercurial
7 2 (4.88%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (60.98%) Finance
2 23 (56.10%) Back Office
3 2 (4.88%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (60.98%) XML
2 3 (7.32%) X-Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Ajax
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Internet of Things
1 2 (4.88%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.88%) Android
3 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.88%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Functional Testing
1 23 (56.10%) Stakeholder Management
1 23 (56.10%) Test Automation
1 23 (56.10%) Wealth Management
2 9 (21.95%) Test Scripting
3 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.63%) Manual Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Automation Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (7.32%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (7.32%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Coaching
8 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.88%) Threat Modelling
9 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.44%) Time Management
9 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) C++
2 5 (12.20%) C
2 5 (12.20%) Python
3 3 (7.32%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) Fortran
5 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) CHECK Team Leader
1 2 (4.88%) CHECK Team Member
1 2 (4.88%) CREST Certified
1 2 (4.88%) OSCP
1 2 (4.88%) SANS
1 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) Tigerscheme
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ECDL
2 1 (2.44%) GIAC
2 1 (2.44%) GPEN
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.44%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (63.41%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) QNX
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
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