The median annual salary for a Tester was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Crawley during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Tester
West Sussex / Crawley
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 - 58
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Crawley 1.02% - 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Median salary £33,000 - £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,225 - £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 - £28,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% +2.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Crawley. 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
Crawley
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 378 511 373
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 96.43% 98.08% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2038 3058 1968
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £24,750 £24,175
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Crawley

Tester
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Salary trend for Tester in Crawley

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Crawley region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 14 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 11 (55.00%) QA
4 8 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 8 (40.00%) ISEB
5 7 (35.00%) Finance
5 7 (35.00%) Scrum
5 7 (35.00%) MySQL
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 7 (35.00%) Selenium
5 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (35.00%) Software Delivery
5 7 (35.00%) Time Management
6 6 (30.00%) .NET
7 5 (25.00%) C#
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) Windows
8 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (10.00%) SDET
10 1 (5.00%) Global Marketing
10 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
10 1 (5.00%) Web Development
10 1 (5.00%) Marketing
10 1 (5.00%) HTML
10 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
10 1 (5.00%) CSS
10 1 (5.00%) Project Management

Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Selenium
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) Software Delivery
3 7 (35.00%) Time Management
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) SDET
6 1 (5.00%) Global Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) ISEB
1 8 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) QA