The median annual salary for a Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in Wolverhampton 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
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
Rank - 18 19
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton - 2.47% 5.06%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.53% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Median salary - £30,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.66%  
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 Wolverhampton. 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
Wolverhampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39 79 78
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 97.50% 97.53% 98.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35 63 69
Median salary £31,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £28,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £77,900 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Wolverhampton

Tester
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for Tester in Wolverhampton

Tester Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

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 Wolverhampton region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
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