Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Tester was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Maidenhead during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

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

Tester
Berkshire > Maidenhead
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 57 84
Rank change year-on-year -1 +27 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 6 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 1.05% 3.06% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 3.19% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 1
Maidenhead median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% +46.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18,375 £36,450 £36,250
90th Percentile £37,500 £57,500 £38,750
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +20.00%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead. 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
Maidenhead
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 536 720 848
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 93.38% 95.74% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 394 582 725
Maidenhead median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +29.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Maidenhead

Tester
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Salary trend for Tester in Maidenhead

Tester
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Tester in Maidenhead over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Tester in Maidenhead

Tester Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, 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 Maidenhead region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Redmine
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing

Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Redmine
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA