The median annual salary for a Tester was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Winchester during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Hampshire / Winchester
Rank 23 38 50
Rank change year-on-year +15 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 7 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 7.45% 1.83% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.45% 1.83% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 6
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Winchester. 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
Winchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 94 164 227
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 79 149 219
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Winchester

Tester
Salary Trend in Winchester

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

Salary trend for Tester in Winchester

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Winchester region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (85.71%) Time Management
2 6 (85.71%) V-Model
2 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
2 6 (85.71%) Test Strategy
2 6 (85.71%) Functional Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 6 (85.71%) Defect Tracking
2 6 (85.71%) PMO
2 6 (85.71%) IT Strategy
2 6 (85.71%) Release Management
2 6 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Document Management
2 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Replication
2 6 (85.71%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
2 6 (85.71%) Document Management
2 6 (85.71%) Functional Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 6 (85.71%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Release Management
2 6 (85.71%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Test Strategy
2 6 (85.71%) Time Management
2 6 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) V-Model
2 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) PMO
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