The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Senior Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank 94 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £45,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.80% +7.33%
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 Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1162 1384 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.64% 95.25% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 682 906 965
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 Edinburgh

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 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 Edinburgh region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium IDE

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA