The median annual salary for a Tester was £56,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leamington Spa during the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 24 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leamington Spa 1.88% 1.10% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 1.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £56,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leamington Spa. 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
Leamington Spa
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 159 88 124
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leamington Spa 99.38% 96.70% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 154 82 118
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Leamington Spa

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

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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 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 Leamington Spa region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Regression Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 5 (83.33%) User Stories
1 5 (83.33%) Smoke Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) System Testing
3 3 (50.00%) QA Automation
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) OSCP
5 1 (16.67%) OSCE
5 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) OWASP

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:

Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Regression Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Scenario Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Smoke Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
1 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (83.33%) User Stories
2 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) System Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) OWASP
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CHECK Team Leader
1 1 (16.67%) CHECK Team Member
1 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
1 1 (16.67%) OSCE
1 1 (16.67%) OSCP
1 1 (16.67%) SANS
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA