The median annual salary for a Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Derbyshire / Derby
Rank - 38 39
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 0 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby - 3.33% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.43% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 1
Median salary - £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.50%  
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 Derby. 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
Derby
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 264 350 202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derby 95.65% 97.22% 99.02%
Number of salaries quoted 176 266 171
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £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 Derby

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Derby

Tester
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Salary trend for Tester in Derby

Tester Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 24 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 Derby region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Derby 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB