The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Tester
Rank 213 216 216
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 13 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 13
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5473 4979 5887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.03% 93.54% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3975 3912 5060
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Tester
South East

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Tester within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Reading +10 12 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Senior Tester
South East

Senior Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 7 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
3 4 (28.57%) MSTest
3 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 4 (28.57%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Selenium IDE
3 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) COBOL
3 4 (28.57%) IBM
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
4 3 (21.43%) C
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.14%) QA
5 1 (7.14%) Scala
5 1 (7.14%) Node.js
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data
5 1 (7.14%) Billing

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
1 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
2 4 (28.57%) MSTest
2 4 (28.57%) Selenium IDE
2 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
2 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
1 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
1 4 (28.57%) COBOL
2 3 (21.43%) C
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) Scala
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) HP
Reading, Berkshire
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