The median annual salary for a Junior Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Junior Tester
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 158 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £24,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £22,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +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 Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2136 2490 2319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.17% 95.81% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1801 2059 1861
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Tester in Hertfordshire

Junior Tester
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Junior Tester in Hertfordshire

Junior Tester Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Junior 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Junior Tester in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) OSCP
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) CEH
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Scalability Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database

Junior Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Scalability Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) OSCP
2 2 (33.33%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA