The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Software Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Tester
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Tester 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.39% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £21,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £21,250 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%
Graduate Software 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 Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
246 235 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 96.85% 97.51% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 220 218 191
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Graduate Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Graduate Software Tester
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Graduate Software Tester Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Graduate Software Tester
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Tester within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester - 1 £21,500 -
Graduate Software Tester
West Midlands

Graduate Software Tester
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region that cited Graduate Software 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 Graduate Software Tester in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App

Graduate Software Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region that cited Graduate Software 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 Graduate Software Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA