The median annual salary for a Technical Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Technical Tester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 163 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.040% 0.034% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.035% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.22% +10.71%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2442 2858 3238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.10% 97.84% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2026 2368 2569
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Technical Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Technical Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Tester in Leeds

Technical Tester
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Technical Tester in Leeds

Technical Tester Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Technical 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 Leeds region featuring Technical Tester in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) JMeter
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) TestComplete
4 2 (28.57%) WATIR
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) WatiN
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) SDET
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) SQL

Technical Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (71.43%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 2 (28.57%) JMeter
3 2 (28.57%) TestComplete
3 2 (28.57%) WatiN
3 2 (28.57%) WATIR
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB