The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had Senior Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank 172 172 169
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 5 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.16% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.29% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 13
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Senior Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3144 3416 3543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.55% 97.49% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2512 2696 3008
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Senior Tester
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Tester across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Senior Tester Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Senior Tester
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Tester within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Nottinghamshire -2 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Derbyshire +9 2 - -
Senior Tester
England

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 East Midlands region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) AWK
4 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
4 1 (20.00%) Perforce
4 1 (20.00%) Degree

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) AWK
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) sed
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Perforce