The median annual salary for a Junior Games Tester was £20,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior Game Tester
UK
Rank 846 944 -
Rank change year-on-year +98 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Games Tester 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.002% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.002% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £20,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% -  
UK excluding London median salary £20,000 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior Games Tester
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Junior Games Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Games Tester in the UK

Junior Games Tester
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Games Tester.

Salary trend for Junior Games Tester in the UK

Junior Games Tester
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Games Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +94 3 £20,000 -27.27% 3
Birmingham - 3 £20,000 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £20,000 - 2

Junior Games Tester Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Junior Games 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 featuring Junior Games Tester in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Games
1 5 (100.00%) Game Development
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 5 (100.00%) Defect Tracking

Junior Games Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 5 (100.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 18 hours ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 6 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £17,000 per annum 6 monthly salary review
Posted: 6 days ago