Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Tester was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Norwich during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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

Tester
Norfolk > Norwich
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 41 56
Rank change year-on-year -12 +15 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 4 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norwich 1.15% 2.29% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 2.35% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 3
Norwich median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -28.89% +57.89%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,375 £31,700
90th Percentile £37,500 £37,375 £47,500
Norfolk median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -30.00% +44.00%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Norwich. 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
Norwich
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 330 340 360
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich 95.10% 97.42% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 248 262 300
Norwich median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,275 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
Norfolk median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Norwich

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Norwich

Tester
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

Salary trend for Tester in Norwich

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Norwich region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Release Management
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norwich 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:

General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Release Management
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) SOLID
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA