The median annual salary for a Junior Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Junior Tester
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 180 182
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.029% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.029% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £21,000 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £24,750 £27,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +14.58%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4120 3439 3202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.84% 98.14% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3526 2957 2668
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Junior Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Junior Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Tester in Manchester

Junior Tester
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Junior Tester in Manchester

Junior Tester Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Junior 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 Manchester region featuring Junior Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management

Junior Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree