Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Tester was £66,000 in advertised job vacancies in Winchester during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Tester
Hampshire > Winchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 48 56
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 12 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 3.35% 2.70% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 2.76% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 5
Winchester median annual salary £66,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +120.00% -7.69% -7.14%
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +2.74%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Winchester
Permanent vacancies in Winchester with a recognized job title 348 290 358
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.21% 97.97% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 322 260 326
Winchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,500 £25,970
90th Percentile £61,250 £53,750 £54,625
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

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

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
Salary Histogram in Winchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Tester in Winchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Tester in Winchester

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 8 (66.67%) Node.js
1 8 (66.67%) Splunk
2 3 (25.00%) Web Testing
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Summit
4 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX

Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (8.33%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Splunk
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft