Period
to 12 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Tester was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leatherhead during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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

Tester
Surrey > Leatherhead
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 48 70
Rank change year-on-year +6 +22 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 13 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 3.92% 3.40% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.18% 3.54% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 2
Leatherhead median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.79% +18.75%
10th Percentile £21,250 £32,000 £43,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £52,000
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £43,750 £38,750
% change year-on-year -2.86% +12.90% -3.13%

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 311 367 402
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.67% 96.07% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 281 313 385
Leatherhead median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £20,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,200 £57,500
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Leatherhead

Tester
Salary Trend in Leatherhead

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

Salary trend for Tester in Leatherhead

Tester
Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Tester in Leatherhead over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Tester in Leatherhead

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 Tester in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
3 8 (61.54%) JIRA
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 7 (53.85%) Regression Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
6 4 (30.77%) System Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Kanban
6 4 (30.77%) TestRail
6 4 (30.77%) Scenario Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (30.77%) C#
6 4 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) Web Development
6 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 4 (30.77%) Ruby
6 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 4 (30.77%) WATIR
6 4 (30.77%) Selenium
6 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
6 4 (30.77%) Confluence
6 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
6 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Bitbucket
6 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
6 4 (30.77%) User Stories
6 4 (30.77%) User Experience
7 3 (23.08%) SDLC
7 3 (23.08%) Regression Analysis

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 (30.77%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) JIRA
2 4 (30.77%) Bitbucket
2 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
2 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 4 (30.77%) Selenium
2 4 (30.77%) TestRail
2 4 (30.77%) WATIR
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 7 (53.85%) Regression Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Kanban
5 4 (30.77%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) System Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
5 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) User Stories
5 4 (30.77%) Web Development
6 3 (23.08%) Regression Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) SDLC
7 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA