Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Tester was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Warwick during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

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

Tester
Warwickshire > Warwick
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 63 33
Rank change year-on-year +4 -30 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 41 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwick 0.27% 6.83% 5.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 6.86% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 29
Warwick median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% - -13.33%
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £34,125 £44,500
Warwickshire median annual salary £29,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -9.23% - -13.33%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwick. 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
Warwick
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 350 598 504
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwick 95.89% 99.67% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 290 308 451
Warwick median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £61,250
Warwickshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56% +0.97%

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwick

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Warwick

Tester
Salary Trend in Warwick

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

Salary trend for Tester in Warwick

Tester Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Warwick region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing

Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwick 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA