Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Trainee Tester was £20,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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

Trainee Tester
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1160 1217 1278
Rank change year-on-year +57 +61 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee Tester 3 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.007% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.007% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 15
England median annual salary £20,000 £18,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -16.28% -8.51%
10th Percentile £19,000 £16,000 £15,300
90th Percentile £27,000 £23,750 £35,000
UK median annual salary £21,750 £18,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year +20.83% -16.28% -8.51%

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 160394 183462 200536
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.98% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 131344 155892 166148
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Trainee Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Trainee Tester in England

Trainee Tester
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Trainee Tester in England

Trainee 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 Trainee Tester within the England region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +2 2 £20,000 -20.00%
Midlands +36 1 £27,000 +58.82% 1
Yorkshire +8 1 £20,000 -20.00%
North West - 1 £20,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £27,000 - 1
Trainee Tester
UK

Trainee Tester Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Trainee 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 Trainee Tester in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations

Trainee 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000 per annum
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