The median annual salary for a Software Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Tester
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank - 29 35
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield - 3.52% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.60% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Median salary - £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. 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
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 130 139 182
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 96.30% 97.89% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 119 110 159
Median salary £32,500 £34,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.79% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield that featured Software Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Tester in Wakefield

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Software Tester in Wakefield