The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank - 30 30
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - 0.63% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.64% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Job Titles Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87 156 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 97.75% 98.73% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 69 144 125
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Tester
Hertfordshire

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 29 July 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WF
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (100.00%) Moq
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (100.00%) Moq
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WF
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA