The median annual salary for a Applications Tester was £21,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire 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
Application Tester
South East / Berkshire
Rank 184 - 225
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Tester 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.030% - 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% - 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £21,000 - £33,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £60,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -39.58% +84.61%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. 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
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3163 4668 5083
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.07% 94.57% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2572 3813 3770
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Tester in Berkshire

Applications Tester
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Applications Tester in Berkshire

Applications Tester Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Applications 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 Berkshire region featuring Applications Tester in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing

Applications Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA