The median annual salary for a Tester was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wilmslow during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Tester
Cheshire / Wilmslow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 - 23
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 0.79% - 3.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £35,000 - £22,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow. 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
Wilmslow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 116 85 84
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow 91.34% 98.84% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 105 83 74
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Wilmslow

Tester
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Salary trend for Tester in Wilmslow

Tester Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Wilmslow region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing

Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow 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%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB