Period
to 8 April 2020

The median annual salary for a QA Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

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

Quality Assurance Tester
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 103 96
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Tester 0 1 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.084% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.087% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Median annual salary - £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +45.45% -15.38%
Yorkshire median annual salary £33,750 £32,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year +3.85% -3.70% +3.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 751 1,153 1,238
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.41% 97.38% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 649 892 1,095
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,200
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -0.50% +0.50%
10th Percentile £25,450 £24,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

QA Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings that featured QA Tester in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for QA Tester in South Yorkshire

QA Tester
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing QA Tester in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for QA Tester in South Yorkshire