The median annual salary for a Tester was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Warwick during the 3 months to 22 April 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
3 months to
22 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 67 23
Rank change year-on-year +31 -44  
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwick 0.58% 0.96% 8.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.96% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 23
Median salary £47,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.85% -  

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 161 313 270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwick 93.06% 99.68% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 117 179 250
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwick

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

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Selenium
3 5 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 5 (50.00%) QA
3 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (40.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (20.00%) X-Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Subversion
6 2 (20.00%) Hudson
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) JIRA
6 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office

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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 5 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Hudson
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft