Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Tester was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leatherhead during the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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

Software Tester
Surrey > Leatherhead
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 54 73
Rank change year-on-year +4 +19 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 1.49% 1.07% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.11% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Leatherhead median annual salary £22,500 £33,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% -28.95% +18.75%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,125 £43,000
90th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £52,000
Surrey median annual salary £36,250 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +16.94% +3.33% -25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead. 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
Leatherhead
Permanent vacancies in Leatherhead with a recognized job title 314 360 399
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.73% 96.26% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 284 308 382
Leatherhead median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +1.80% -7.22%
10th Percentile £23,000 £19,950 £21,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £57,500
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

Software Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Tester in Leatherhead

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Leatherhead

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

Salary trend for Software Tester in Leatherhead

Software Tester Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, Software Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leatherhead region featuring Software Tester in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Confluence
1 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (80.00%) User Stories

Software Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead 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 4 (80.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree