The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Windsor 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 37 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 2.58% - 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% - 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £45,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Tester
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Windsor 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
Windsor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
150 84 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 96.77% 96.55% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 135 73 143
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

Tester
Salary Trend in Windsor

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

Tester Salary Trend in Windsor

Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) NUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) TestComplete
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) Moq
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (20.00%) V-Model
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Java

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Windsor 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) TestComplete
2 4 (80.00%) NUnit
3 3 (60.00%) Moq
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) Hudson
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Windsor
Networx Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago