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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 41 69 77
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 33 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.33% 1.07% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.54% 1.13% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 3
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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
596 619 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 96.28% 94.65% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 464 554 611
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 - 24 £32,500 - 1
Leamington Spa - 1 £27,500 -
Nuneaton - 1 £40,000 - 1
Tester
West Midlands

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 52 (80.00%) JIRA
2 35 (53.85%) Finance
3 34 (52.31%) QA
4 33 (50.77%) Selenium
4 33 (50.77%) Functional Testing
5 32 (49.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (49.23%) Back Office
5 32 (49.23%) XML
5 32 (49.23%) TestDirector
5 32 (49.23%) Wealth Management
5 32 (49.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (49.23%) Test Automation
5 32 (49.23%) SoapUI
6 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (32.31%) Linux
8 20 (30.77%) C++
9 19 (29.23%) Test Scripting
10 17 (26.15%) Python
10 17 (26.15%) Windows
11 15 (23.08%) Jenkins
12 14 (21.54%) Git (software)
12 14 (21.54%) Mercurial
13 13 (20.00%) Subversion
13 13 (20.00%) Mac OS X
14 11 (16.92%) Hudson
14 11 (16.92%) C
15 10 (15.38%) X-Windows
16 9 (13.85%) Scrum
17 7 (10.77%) Reverse Engineering
18 6 (9.23%) 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 (3.08%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.08%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) Bluetooth
1 3 (4.62%) DAB
1 3 (4.62%) Ethernet
1 3 (4.62%) HTTP
1 3 (4.62%) Internet
1 3 (4.62%) NFC
1 3 (4.62%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (4.62%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 52 (80.00%) JIRA
2 33 (50.77%) Selenium
3 32 (49.23%) SoapUI
3 32 (49.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (49.23%) TestDirector
4 15 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 14 (21.54%) Git (software)
5 14 (21.54%) Mercurial
6 13 (20.00%) Subversion
7 11 (16.92%) Hudson
8 3 (4.62%) Metasploit
9 2 (3.08%) Jasmine
9 2 (3.08%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (3.08%) Robot Framework
General
1 35 (53.85%) Finance
2 32 (49.23%) Back Office
3 3 (4.62%) Automotive
4 1 (1.54%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (49.23%) XML
2 10 (15.38%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.54%) Ajax
3 1 (1.54%) CSS
3 1 (1.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Internet of Things
1 3 (4.62%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.54%) Mobile Games
3 1 (1.54%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.31%) Linux
2 17 (26.15%) Windows
3 13 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (6.15%) Android
4 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.77%) Functional Testing
2 32 (49.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 32 (49.23%) Test Automation
2 32 (49.23%) Wealth Management
3 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (29.23%) Test Scripting
5 9 (13.85%) Scrum
6 7 (10.77%) Reverse Engineering
7 6 (9.23%) Automation Testing
7 6 (9.23%) Software Testing
8 5 (7.69%) Manual Testing
8 5 (7.69%) Product Management
9 4 (6.15%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (4.62%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.62%) Coaching
10 3 (4.62%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (4.62%) Issue Tracking
10 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2
10 3 (4.62%) Threat Modelling
10 3 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.77%) C++
2 17 (26.15%) Python
3 11 (16.92%) C
4 5 (7.69%) Fortran
4 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.15%) SQL
6 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) CREST Certified
1 5 (7.69%) OSCP
1 5 (7.69%) SANS
1 5 (7.69%) Tigerscheme
2 4 (6.15%) CHECK Team Leader
2 4 (6.15%) CHECK Team Member
2 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) Degree
3 3 (4.62%) GIAC
3 3 (4.62%) GPEN
4 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.08%) OSCE
5 1 (1.54%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.54%) ECDL
5 1 (1.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (52.31%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (4.62%) QNX
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.54%) Fujitsu
3 1 (1.54%) IBM
3 1 (1.54%) Intel
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