The median annual salary for a Software Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in Leicester 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.

Software Tester
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 54 60
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester - 0.83% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.84% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £32,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +44.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +3.84% +8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 273 358 435
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 97.50% 99.17% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 254 298 378
Median salary £36,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.29% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Software Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester that featured Software Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Tester in Leicester

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Software Tester in Leicester