Period
to 18 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

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

Technical Tester
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 230 245
Rank change year-on-year +11 +15 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 1 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.021% 0.018% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.019% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 14
Leeds median annual salary - £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% -
West Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -18.75% -11.11% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4578 5359 6790
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 98.04% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3882 4545 5370
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Technical Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) WATIR
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TestComplete
1 1 (100.00%) WatiN
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing

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 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) TestComplete
1 1 (100.00%) WatiN
1 1 (100.00%) WATIR
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby