The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Senior Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank 240 275 267
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 5 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.077% 0.079% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.082% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 14
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £38,550
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £47,500 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6253 7330 7770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.07% 96.68% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5320 6112 6485
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in the East of England

Senior Tester
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Tester across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Senior Tester Salary Histogram in the East of England

Senior Tester
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Bedfordshire +18 2 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Cambridgeshire +15 2 £32,500 -27.77% 5
Essex - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Tester
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 of England region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 9 (64.29%) SQL
1 9 (64.29%) ISEB
2 8 (57.14%) V-Model
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) HP UFT
4 6 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (42.86%) Functional Testing
5 5 (35.71%) QA
5 5 (35.71%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 4 (28.57%) J2EE
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) SOA
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
7 3 (21.43%) HP
7 3 (21.43%) HP SiteScope
7 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
7 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
7 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
7 3 (21.43%) C#

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) HP UFT
2 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
2 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) J2EE
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) V-Model
2 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Functional Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) SOA
4 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
6 2 (14.29%) ETL
6 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) Smoke Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
6 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) VBA
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (21.43%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) HP
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