Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

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

Software Tester
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 80 103
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 0 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield - 1.10% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.13% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 12
Sheffield median annual salary - £36,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.82% -
South Yorkshire median annual salary - £37,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year - +36.36% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 924 1060 1494
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 97.78% 96.80% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 767 910 1302
Sheffield median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £54,875
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Software Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Tester in Sheffield

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Software Tester in Sheffield