Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Tester was £56,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leamington Spa during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Tester
Warwickshire > Leamington Spa
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 34 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leamington Spa 1.27% 0.53% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Leamington Spa median annual salary £56,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +103.64% - -
Warwickshire median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year +1.54% +12.07% -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leamington Spa. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leamington Spa
Permanent vacancies in Leamington Spa with a recognized job title 230 184 171
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.46% 96.84% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 218 164 160
Leamington Spa median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,140 £19,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £58,750 £47,500
Warwickshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -0.66% +0.67% -6.25%

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Leamington Spa

Job postings that featured Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leamington Spa.

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Leamington Spa

Tester
Salary Trend in Leamington Spa

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

Salary trend for Tester in Leamington Spa

Tester
Salary Histogram in Leamington Spa

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Tester in Leamington Spa over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Tester in Leamington Spa

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leamington Spa

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Leamington Spa region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Smoke Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leamington Spa 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Smoke Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft