The first table below looks at the demand for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Woking 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 18 April 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 Woking region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 55 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 2.04% - 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Job Titles Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
422 386 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 95.48% 96.50% 94.19%
Number of salaries quoted 386 358 304
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Tester
Surrey

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Tester
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Tester Salary Trend in Woking

Tester
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Woking region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Tester Salary Histogram in Woking

Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 8 (88.89%) TDD
1 8 (88.89%) Software Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) ISEB
3 5 (55.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) System Testing
3 5 (55.56%) BDD
3 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 5 (55.56%) ATDD
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) User Stories
5 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) QA
6 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
7 1 (11.11%) OO
7 1 (11.11%) HTML
7 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (11.11%) .NET

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Moq
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) Qt
1 1 (11.11%) WPF
1 1 (11.11%) LINQ
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
1 8 (88.89%) Software Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) System Testing
3 5 (55.56%) BDD
3 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 5 (55.56%) ATDD
4 3 (33.33%) User Stories
4 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO 9000
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