The median annual salary for a Tester was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hammersmith during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Tester
London / Hammersmith
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 20 29
Rank change year-on-year -20 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hammersmith 0.98% 1.28% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.28% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith. 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
Hammersmith
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 205 78 85
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith 100.00% 100.00% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 182 69 79
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Hammersmith

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Hammersmith

Tester
Salary Trend in Hammersmith

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

Salary trend for Tester in Hammersmith

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Hammersmith region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (76.92%) Confluence
2 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
2 10 (76.92%) JIRA
3 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
3 9 (69.23%) Atlassian
3 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
3 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) Selenium
4 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
4 8 (61.54%) Capybara
4 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (61.54%) Ruby
4 8 (61.54%) WebDriver
5 5 (38.46%) Unix
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
5 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (38.46%) Sensu
5 5 (38.46%) logstash
5 5 (38.46%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (30.77%) BDD
6 4 (30.77%) QA Automation
6 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
6 4 (30.77%) RubyGems

Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hammersmith 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 10 (76.92%) Confluence
2 5 (38.46%) Elasticsearch
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
1 10 (76.92%) JIRA
2 8 (61.54%) Capybara
2 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
2 8 (61.54%) Selenium
2 8 (61.54%) WebDriver
3 4 (30.77%) RSpec
3 4 (30.77%) RubyGems
3 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Sensu
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) QA Automation
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Ruby
2 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
1 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Atlassian