Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Tester was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leatherhead during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 67 71
Rank change year-on-year +25 +4 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 9 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 2.47% 0.72% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 0.74% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 11
Leatherhead median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% -33.33%
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%

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 348 404 527
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.60% 97.35% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 302 382 457
Leatherhead median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £19,250 £21,250 £26,700
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Tester in Leatherhead

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leatherhead region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Selenium
3 7 (77.78%) PHP
4 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (55.56%) Functional Testing
5 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
5 5 (55.56%) Protractor
5 5 (55.56%) Load Testing
5 5 (55.56%) Ruby
5 5 (55.56%) WebDriver
5 5 (55.56%) Open Source
5 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (55.56%) Java
5 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 5 (55.56%) JMeter
5 5 (55.56%) LAMP
5 5 (55.56%) Web Services
5 5 (55.56%) Python
6 3 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (22.22%) BDD
7 2 (22.22%) Appium
7 2 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 2 (22.22%) QA
8 1 (11.11%) C#
8 1 (11.11%) SaaS
8 1 (11.11%) Software Testing

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 5 (55.56%) JMeter
2 5 (55.56%) Protractor
2 5 (55.56%) WebDriver
3 2 (22.22%) Appium
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) LAMP
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (55.56%) Functional Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Load Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Open Source
5 3 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 2 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
7 1 (11.11%) B2B
7 1 (11.11%) B2C
7 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (11.11%) MVC
7 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft