Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Tester was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Redhill 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
Surrey > Redhill
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 54 66
Rank change year-on-year +14 +12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redhill 1.74% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 0.29% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Redhill median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -28.57% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £36,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £43,500 £38,750 £53,750
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Redhill. 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
Redhill
Permanent vacancies in Redhill with a recognized job title 277 344 475
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.52% 96.90% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 246 273 453
Redhill median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,000 £31,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Redhill

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Redhill

Tester
Salary Trend in Redhill

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

Salary trend for Tester in Redhill

Tester
Salary Histogram in Redhill

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Tester in Redhill over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Tester in Redhill

Tester Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Redhill

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 Redhill region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (20.00%) Logistic Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (20.00%) QMS

Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Redhill 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 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Logistic Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) QMS
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB