The median annual salary for a Tester was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in Aylesbury during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Tester
Buckinghamshire / Aylesbury
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 29 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aylesbury 5.71% 5.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.71% 5.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Median salary £33,750 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% -  
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.57% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Aylesbury. 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
Aylesbury
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 140 116 88
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aylesbury 100.00% 99.15% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 138 106 85
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Aylesbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Aylesbury

Tester
Salary Trend in Aylesbury

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

Salary trend for Tester in Aylesbury

Tester
Salary Histogram in Aylesbury

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Tester in Aylesbury over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Tester in Aylesbury

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Aylesbury

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Aylesbury region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) QA
2 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (40.00%) NeoLoad
6 3 (30.00%) ES6
6 3 (30.00%) Release Automation
6 3 (30.00%) User Stories
6 3 (30.00%) C#
6 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) OOP
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
6 3 (30.00%) Open Source
7 2 (20.00%) VoIP
7 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (10.00%) Remedy
8 1 (10.00%) Data Management
8 1 (10.00%) IVR
8 1 (10.00%) SaaS
8 1 (10.00%) Web Testing

Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aylesbury 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) NeoLoad
3 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Regression Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) OOP
5 3 (30.00%) Open Source
5 3 (30.00%) Release Automation
5 3 (30.00%) User Stories
6 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) Data Management
7 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) ES6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy