The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Tester
Rank - - 83
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - - 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%
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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1349 1067 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.36% 95.10% 92.08%
Number of salaries quoted 816 730 553
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in Glasgow

Senior Tester
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP