The median annual salary for a Tester was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in Crewe during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Cheshire / Crewe
Rank 23 - 29
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Crewe 2.15% - 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% - 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £31,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Crewe. 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
Crewe
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 92 80 118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Crewe 98.92% 98.77% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 82 78 66
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.57% -17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Crewe

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Crewe

Tester
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

Salary trend for Tester in Crewe

Tester Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Crewe region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
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