The median annual salary for a Tester was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hull 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.

Tester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 23 20
Rank change year-on-year -8 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 3 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hull 2.14% 4.76% 5.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 5.13% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Median salary £28,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.84% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hull. 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
Hull
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 138 117 96
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hull 98.57% 92.86% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 124 88 73
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,950 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Hull

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Hull

Tester
Salary Trend in Hull

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

Salary trend for Tester in Hull

Tester Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hull

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Hull region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories

Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hull 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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