The median annual salary for a Tester was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in Worthing during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Tester
West Sussex / Worthing
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 14 -
Rank change year-on-year -31 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 1.37% 1.37% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £48,750 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.28% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Worthing. 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
Worthing
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 144 72 115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worthing 98.63% 98.63% 98.29%
Number of salaries quoted 99 62 104
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 Worthing

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

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Worthing

Tester
Salary Trend in Worthing

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

Salary trend for Tester in Worthing

Tester Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 28 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 Worthing region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) API Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) QA

Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worthing 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) API Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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