The median annual salary for an Applications Tester was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Application Tester
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 876 920
Rank change year-on-year +29 +44  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Tester 20 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.024% 0.032% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.033% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 32
Median salary £40,000 £33,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.30% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £62,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80714 88007 100448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 66430 75068 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Tester in England

Applications Tester
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Applications Tester in England

Applications Tester
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Tester in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Tester in England

Applications Tester
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +25 10 £50,000 +42.85% 1
South West - 3 £40,000 -
North West -38 2 - -
East of England - 2 £32,750 -
Yorkshire - 2 £24,000 -
South East +61 1 £43,000 +7.50%
Applications Tester
UK

Applications Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Applications 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 England region featuring Applications Tester in the job title.

1 19 (57.58%) Test Automation
2 16 (48.48%) Selenium
3 15 (45.45%) QA
3 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (39.39%) HTML
4 13 (39.39%) CSS
5 12 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 11 (33.33%) TestNG
6 11 (33.33%) Mobile App
7 8 (24.24%) Retail
7 8 (24.24%) Software Testing
7 8 (24.24%) Java
7 8 (24.24%) .NET
8 7 (21.21%) SQL
8 7 (21.21%) C#
8 7 (21.21%) Appium
8 7 (21.21%) SDLC
8 7 (21.21%) Manual Testing
9 6 (18.18%) GitHub
9 6 (18.18%) Underscore.js
9 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
9 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
9 6 (18.18%) Node.js
9 6 (18.18%) System Testing
9 6 (18.18%) HTML5
9 6 (18.18%) React Native
9 6 (18.18%) React
9 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (18.18%) Facilities Management

Applications Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) WordPress
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Selenium
2 11 (33.33%) TestNG
3 7 (21.21%) Appium
4 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 6 (18.18%) Maven
5 5 (15.15%) Jasmine
5 5 (15.15%) JUnit
5 5 (15.15%) Protractor
6 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 3 (9.09%) JMeter
7 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
7 2 (6.06%) IntelliJ
7 2 (6.06%) JIRA
7 2 (6.06%) SoapUI
8 1 (3.03%) Gatling
8 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
8 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (24.24%) Retail
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.03%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) CSS
1 13 (39.39%) HTML
2 8 (24.24%) .NET
3 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 6 (18.18%) HTML5
3 6 (18.18%) jQuery
3 6 (18.18%) Node.js
3 6 (18.18%) React
3 6 (18.18%) React Native
3 6 (18.18%) Underscore.js
3 6 (18.18%) XHTML
4 2 (6.06%) Middleware
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) Behat
5 1 (3.03%) Gherkin
5 1 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Android
2 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Test Automation
2 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (36.36%) Test Scripting
4 8 (24.24%) Software Testing
5 7 (21.21%) Manual Testing
5 7 (21.21%) SDLC
6 6 (18.18%) Facilities Management
6 6 (18.18%) System Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (15.15%) Open Source
8 4 (12.12%) OWASP
9 3 (9.09%) BDD
9 3 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (9.09%) User Stories
10 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
10 2 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (6.06%) Functional Testing
10 2 (6.06%) Migration
10 2 (6.06%) Scrum
10 2 (6.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 8 (24.24%) Java
3 7 (21.21%) C#
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) Perl
4 2 (6.06%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (45.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) HP
2 2 (6.06%) IBM
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