The median annual salary for a Junior Tester was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior Tester
South East / Surrey
Rank 167 195 211
Rank change year-on-year +28 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 1 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.036% 0.31% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.32% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 4
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.79%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £22,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2667 4056 4350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.25% 97.62% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2147 3475 3596
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Junior Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Tester in Surrey

Junior Tester
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Junior Tester in Surrey

Junior Tester
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Tester within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 1 £27,500 -
Junior Tester
South East

Junior Tester Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Junior 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 Surrey region featuring Junior Tester in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics

Junior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA