The median annual salary for a Software Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in Devon 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
Software Tester
South West / Devon
Rank - 52 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon - 0.68% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £34,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year - +4.83%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon. 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
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 344 295 351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 96.63% 99.66% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 319 264 292
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £20,360
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Tester in Devon

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Software Tester in Devon

Software Tester Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Devon

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

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing

Software Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001