The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Tester
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
Senior Tester
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
58 248 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 95.08% 92.54% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 32 148 226
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Tester in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Tester across the Aberdeen region.

Senior Tester Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Senior Tester
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Senior Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Tester in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Senior Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree