The median annual salary for a Tester was £23,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wokingham during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Tester
Berkshire / Wokingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 36 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 1.72% 3.42% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 3.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Median salary £23,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.57% -  

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 58 145 100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 100.00% 99.32% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 138 88
Median salary £38,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 Wokingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Wokingham

Tester
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Salary trend for Tester in Wokingham

Tester Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wokingham region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft