Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Tester was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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

Tester
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 71 64
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 2 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.37% 0.29% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.30% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Peterborough median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -8.45% -29.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £29,688
90th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £38,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% - +7.14%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 522 677 682
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 97.57% 98.83% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 386 534 499
Peterborough median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,875 £23,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Peterborough

Tester
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Tester in Peterborough

Tester Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 26 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 Peterborough region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking

Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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