The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wilmslow region that had Software Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Tester
Rank - 23 23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow - 3.39% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.45% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Median salary - £20,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.92%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Software Tester
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wilmslow 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
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
138 58 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 99.28% 98.31% 98.29%
Number of salaries quoted 132 53 107
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

The demand trend of job ads across the Wilmslow region that featured Software Tester in the job title.

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Software Tester Salary Trend in Wilmslow

Software Tester Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Software 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 Wilmslow region featuring Software Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Software Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB