The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wolverhampton region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 8 16 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 13 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 13.13% 7.04% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.40% 7.14% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 2
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +44.23%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Tester
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton 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
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97 70 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 97.98% 98.59% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 78 61 111
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,600 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Tester
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Tester Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Tester Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 Wolverhampton region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) XML
2 8 (53.33%) Manual Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Games
2 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) Defect Management
3 4 (26.67%) Test Planning
3 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) QA
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) MySQL
4 3 (20.00%) Selenium
4 3 (20.00%) Test Management
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Android
6 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (6.67%) Windows
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) SQL

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 8 (53.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Manual Testing
1 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (26.67%) Defect Management
2 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Test Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Test Management
4 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
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