The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Senior Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank 189 215 223
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 17 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 5
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Senior Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4296 4903 5336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.43% 95.59% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3476 3702 3822
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Senior Tester in the job title.

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in Berkshire

Senior Tester
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Tester within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 12 £45,000 -
Reading +19 2 £51,250 +13.88% 1
Senior Tester
South East

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Senior 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 Berkshire region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 18 (94.74%) LoadRunner
2 17 (89.47%) Selenium
2 17 (89.47%) Performance Testing
3 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
3 16 (84.21%) JMeter
3 16 (84.21%) Visual Studio
4 15 (78.95%) Java
4 15 (78.95%) VB
4 15 (78.95%) Finance
4 15 (78.95%) ISEB
4 15 (78.95%) Gatling
5 14 (73.68%) Defect Management
5 14 (73.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (73.68%) .NET
5 14 (73.68%) Functional Testing
5 14 (73.68%) Non-Functional Testing
5 14 (73.68%) Test Scripting
5 14 (73.68%) Test Automation
5 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (73.68%) Software Testing
6 13 (68.42%) Degree
6 13 (68.42%) Ajax
6 13 (68.42%) QA
6 13 (68.42%) Scrum
6 13 (68.42%) Workflow Management
6 13 (68.42%) Automated Testing
6 13 (68.42%) Open Source
6 13 (68.42%) HTML
6 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
6 13 (68.42%) CRM

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (63.16%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) DNS
1 13 (68.42%) Firewall
1 13 (68.42%) Internet
1 13 (68.42%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) LoadRunner
2 17 (89.47%) Selenium
3 16 (84.21%) JMeter
3 16 (84.21%) Visual Studio
4 15 (78.95%) Gatling
5 13 (68.42%) TestNG
6 1 (5.26%) AQtime
6 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
6 1 (5.26%) WebLOAD
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) Ajax
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
2 13 (68.42%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (10.53%) Fintech
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Performance Testing
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) Defect Management
2 14 (73.68%) Functional Testing
2 14 (73.68%) Non-Functional Testing
2 14 (73.68%) Software Testing
2 14 (73.68%) Test Automation
2 14 (73.68%) Test Scripting
3 13 (68.42%) Automated Testing
3 13 (68.42%) CRM
3 13 (68.42%) Kanban
3 13 (68.42%) Open Source
3 13 (68.42%) Scrum
3 13 (68.42%) SDLC
3 13 (68.42%) Workflow
3 13 (68.42%) Workflow Management
4 12 (63.16%) Agile Testing
4 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (63.16%) DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 15 (78.95%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) VB
3 13 (68.42%) Perl
3 13 (68.42%) VBScript
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) ISEB
2 14 (73.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 13 (68.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (68.42%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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