The median annual salary for a Tester was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hull 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.

Tester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 32 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hull 4.67% 0.84% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.88% 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.57% -  

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 205 117 106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hull 95.79% 98.32% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 180 90 96
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hull

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hull region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
1 11 (84.62%) Test Scripting
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) ISEB
3 9 (69.23%) QA
4 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
4 7 (53.85%) ISTQB
4 7 (53.85%) Manual Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Agile Testing
4 7 (53.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (23.08%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.69%) Apple

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
1 11 (84.62%) Test Scripting
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Manual Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) ISEB
2 7 (53.85%) ISTQB
2 7 (53.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Apple
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