The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 62 64 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 6 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.84% 2.00% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 2.10% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 10
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Job Titles Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
648 811 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 90.76% 95.52% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 549 691 634
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Tester
West Midlands

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

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
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tester within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +10 1 £37,500 +1.35%
Rugby - 1 £35,000 -
Tester
West Midlands

Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region that cited 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 Tester in their job title.

1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (37.50%) Netezza
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (37.50%) Cognos
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
1 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Kimball Methodology
1 3 (37.50%) Change Data Capture
1 3 (37.50%) IBM InfoSphere
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
1 3 (37.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) BDD
2 2 (25.00%) Hudson
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Python

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region that cited 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 Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
1 3 (37.50%) IBM InfoSphere
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
1 3 (37.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) Hudson
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JBehave
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
1 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Kimball Methodology
1 3 (37.50%) Change Data Capture
2 2 (25.00%) BDD
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) HNC
2 1 (12.50%) HND
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cognos
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Netezza
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle