The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank - - 39
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - - 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,367 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.07% +4.61%
Tester
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Welwyn Garden City 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
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
83 92 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 98.81% 100.00% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 69 67 148
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Tester
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Tester Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Tester
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WF
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WF
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA