The median annual salary for a Tester was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Norfolk during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 39 32 46
Rank change year-on-year -7 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 11 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 3.91% 3.13% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.93% 3.35% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 3
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Norfolk. 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
Norfolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 280 179 312
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 99.64% 93.23% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 229 125 255
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Norfolk

Tester
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Salary trend for Tester in Norfolk

Tester
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tester within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -10 10 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Tester
East of England

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Norfolk region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 11 (68.75%) QA
2 10 (62.50%) Scrum
2 10 (62.50%) Release Management
3 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 9 (56.25%) Functional Testing
3 9 (56.25%) Non-Functional Testing
3 9 (56.25%) BDD
4 8 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (12.50%) SOLID
7 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (6.25%) Local Government
8 1 (6.25%) Web Development
8 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Advertising
8 1 (6.25%) CMS
8 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
8 1 (6.25%) JMeter
8 1 (6.25%) C#
8 1 (6.25%) Java
8 1 (6.25%) PHP
8 1 (6.25%) .NET
8 1 (6.25%) FTP

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) FTP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JMeter
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Release Management
1 10 (62.50%) Scrum
2 9 (56.25%) BDD
2 9 (56.25%) Functional Testing
2 9 (56.25%) Non-Functional Testing
2 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) SOLID
5 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (68.75%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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