Period
to 18 March 2019

The median annual salary for a Tester was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leatherhead during the 6 months to 18 March 2019.

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
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 36 -
Rank change year-on-year -18 - +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 10 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 2.70% 5.41% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 5.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 0
Leatherhead median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% - -
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% -

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 355 411 408
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.69% 96.71% 98.79%
Number of salaries quoted 307 351 382
Leatherhead median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £55,900
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 18 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Tester in Leatherhead

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

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, 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 10 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) QA
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Selenium
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (40.00%) Confluence
4 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 4 (40.00%) User Stories
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) Regression Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) WCF
6 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria

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 (40.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (10.00%) WCF
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Regression Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA