The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 1.68% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £27,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +4.61%
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
119 59 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 100.00% 92.19% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 109 54 79
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

Tester
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Tester Salary Trend in Wilmslow

Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 14 (100.00%) QA
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) C#
3 10 (71.43%) .NET
3 10 (71.43%) Selenium
3 10 (71.43%) Automation Testing
4 9 (64.29%) Selenium IDE
4 9 (64.29%) System Testing
4 9 (64.29%) Web Testing
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 9 (64.29%) HTML
4 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) T-SQL
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Degree
8 1 (7.14%) JIRA
8 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
8 1 (7.14%) RoboHelp
8 1 (7.14%) C++
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.14%) VB

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 9 (64.29%) Selenium IDE
3 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
2 9 (64.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Automation Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Web Testing
3 9 (64.29%) System Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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