The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 25 July 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 Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Tester
Rank 183 190 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.23% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 0
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.96%
Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3723 3733 3806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.94% 94.82% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3054 3197 3303
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Tester
South East

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in Hampshire

Senior Tester
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Tester across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Senior Tester Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Senior Tester
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Tester within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Havant - 5 £40,000 -
Portsmouth -14 1 £28,500 -24.00%
Senior Tester
South East

Senior Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 11 (73.33%) ISEB
2 10 (66.67%) Finance
3 9 (60.00%) iSeries
4 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) MySQL
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) UNIX
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) vSphere
6 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) C++
6 3 (20.00%) Java
7 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
7 2 (13.33%) Service Management
7 2 (13.33%) AS400
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
8 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
8 1 (6.67%) Degree

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) iSeries
2 2 (13.33%) AS400
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) UNIX
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) C++
2 3 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft