Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Tester was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Mansfield during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

Tester
Nottinghamshire > Mansfield
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 34 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Mansfield 8.47% 5.47% -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.47% 5.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Mansfield median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% +15.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Mansfield. 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
Mansfield
Permanent vacancies in Mansfield with a recognized job title 59 122 61
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 95.31% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 118 57
Mansfield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +10.45%
10th Percentile £22,025 £27,850 £23,400
90th Percentile £51,475 £52,500 £45,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Mansfield

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Mansfield

Tester
Salary Trend in Mansfield

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

Salary trend for Tester in Mansfield

Tester Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Mansfield

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Mansfield region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Robot Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (20.00%) API Testing

Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Mansfield 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 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Robot Framework
2 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) API Testing
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification