Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Tester was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in Aylesbury during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 46 29
Rank change year-on-year +2 -17 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 14 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aylesbury 4.55% 3.42% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.59% 3.43% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 2
Aylesbury median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,825 £28,250
90th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £34,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -2.99%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aylesbury. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Aylesbury
Permanent vacancies in Aylesbury with a recognized job title 305 233 169
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.03% 99.57% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 294 211 163
Aylesbury median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £20,750 £26,000 £20,850
90th Percentile £60,875 £52,500 £52,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Aylesbury

Job postings that featured Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aylesbury.

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Tester in Aylesbury

Tester Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Aylesbury

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 12 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 8 (57.14%) QA
3 7 (50.00%) Selenium
3 7 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 7 (50.00%) Open Source
3 7 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (50.00%) OO
3 7 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Release Automation
4 6 (42.86%) ES6
4 6 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 6 (42.86%) Functional Testing
4 6 (42.86%) User Stories
4 6 (42.86%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) OOP
4 6 (42.86%) Integration Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
7 3 (21.43%) VoIP
7 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
9 1 (7.14%) Data Management
9 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
9 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (50.00%) Selenium
1 7 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 7 (50.00%) OO
2 7 (50.00%) Open Source
2 7 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Release Automation
3 6 (42.86%) Functional Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Integration Testing
3 6 (42.86%) OOP
3 6 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 6 (42.86%) User Stories
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Data Management
6 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) ES6
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) QA