Period
to 15 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

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

Senior Tester
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 162 135
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 0 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.41% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.43% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 11
Cheshire median annual salary - £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
North West median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% -1.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2,281 3,004 2,236
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.78% 95.79% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,774 2,311 1,883
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,675 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Senior Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Tester in Cheshire

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Tester in Cheshire