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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 15 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 11.11% 0.78% -
As % of the Job Titles category 11.54% 0.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
104 128 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 96.30% 100.00% 98.82%
Number of salaries quoted 93 96 80
Median salary £30,750 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 22 (78.57%) XML
2 19 (67.86%) Software Testing
3 16 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 14 (50.00%) Degree
4 14 (50.00%) Java
4 14 (50.00%) Web Services
4 14 (50.00%) QA
4 14 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 14 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 14 (50.00%) Defect Management
5 10 (35.71%) Games
6 8 (28.57%) Manual Testing
6 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
7 5 (17.86%) JIRA
7 5 (17.86%) MS Office
7 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
7 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
7 5 (17.86%) ISEB
7 5 (17.86%) Bugzilla
7 5 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (10.71%) Test Management
8 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.57%) SDLC
9 1 (3.57%) Selenium
9 1 (3.57%) Android
9 1 (3.57%) Windows
9 1 (3.57%) SQL
9 1 (3.57%) MySQL

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:

Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Bugzilla
1 5 (17.86%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 10 (35.71%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) XML
2 14 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Software Testing
2 16 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 14 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 14 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 8 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
6 3 (10.71%) Test Management
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) ISEB
2 5 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (50.00%) QA
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