The median annual salary for a Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in Kingston Upon Thames during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
London / Kingston Upon Thames
Rank - - 35
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 0 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames - - 5.09%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Median salary - - £40,000
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 Kingston Upon Thames. 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
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 127 170 215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 97.69% 99.42% 99.54%
Number of salaries quoted 114 158 201
Median salary £45,000 £42,503 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.87% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames that featured Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Kingston Upon Thames

Tester
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Salary trend for Tester in Kingston Upon Thames

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 25 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 Kingston Upon Thames region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (66.67%) Arduino
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Raspberry Pi
3 4 (66.67%) Content Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Video Content Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
5 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) SQL

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Arduino
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (66.67%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (66.67%) Content Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Video Content Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) B2B
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Video Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft