The median annual salary for a Games Tester was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Game Tester
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 611 632 671
Rank change year-on-year +21 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Tester 1 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.003% 0.010% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.011% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 8
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -46.15%  
UK excluding London median salary - £36,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year - +26.31%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34435 37857 42919
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.92% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27911 32929 36278
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Games Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Games Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Games Tester in London

Games Tester
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Games Tester in London

Games Tester Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Games 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 London region featuring Games Tester in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Gatling
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA

Games Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Gatling
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
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