Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Tester was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Norfolk during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Tester
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 63 54
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 5 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 1.28% 1.73% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.76% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 1
Norfolk median annual salary £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -3.85% -
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk. 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
Norfolk
Permanent vacancies in Norfolk with a recognized job title 367 568 388
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.86% 98.27% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 282 460 316
Norfolk median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +18.46% -7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,300 £47,625
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +14 5 £35,000 +12.00% 1
Tester
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Apple
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (80.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (80.00%) Skype
2 4 (80.00%) Case Management
3 1 (20.00%) Tricentis Tosca
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall

Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Skype
1 4 (80.00%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Case Management
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Apple
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft