The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 4.76% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £23,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Tester
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wigan 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
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19 68 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 90.48% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 36 74
Average salary £26,000 £33,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.38% +28.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Tester
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Tester Salary Trend in Wigan

Tester
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Wigan 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 27.5k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Wigan
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago