The median annual salary for a QA Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in Wokingham during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Tester
Berkshire / Wokingham
Rank - 30 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Tester 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wokingham - 4.44% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 4.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Median salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wokingham. 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
Wokingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 134 135 42
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 95.04% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 131 117 35
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +48.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

QA Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Wokingham

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Tester in Wokingham

QA Tester
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Salary trend for QA Tester in Wokingham

QA Tester Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, QA 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 Wokingham region featuring QA Tester in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) TestNG
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) PMI
2 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing

QA Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham 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 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) TestNG
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) API Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA