The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank 185 194 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.091% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Senior Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3223 3723 3213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.40% 97.72% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2846 3210 2680
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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
Farnborough - 2 £57,500 -
Senior Tester
South East

Senior Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (65.22%) Functional Testing
2 13 (56.52%) Procure-to-pay
2 13 (56.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 13 (56.52%) Performance Testing
2 13 (56.52%) LoadRunner
2 13 (56.52%) E-business
2 13 (56.52%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) VB
2 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 13 (56.52%) HP
3 9 (39.13%) ISTQB
3 9 (39.13%) Selenium
4 8 (34.78%) ISEB
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) Automated Testing
6 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (21.74%) Test Management
6 5 (21.74%) C#
6 5 (21.74%) Defect Management
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Testing
7 4 (17.39%) HP UFT
7 4 (17.39%) Python
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
7 4 (17.39%) Windows
7 4 (17.39%) Linux
7 4 (17.39%) TDD
7 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 4 (17.39%) QA

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) LoadRunner
2 9 (39.13%) Selenium
3 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
3 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 4 (17.39%) HP UFT
3 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
4 3 (13.04%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
5 1 (4.35%) Ranorex
5 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.35%) Testopia
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Functional Testing
2 13 (56.52%) E-business
2 13 (56.52%) Performance Testing
2 13 (56.52%) Procure-to-pay
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Automated Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Defect Management
5 5 (21.74%) Test Management
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Testing
6 4 (17.39%) BDD
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) TDD
7 3 (13.04%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Process Management
7 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
8 1 (4.35%) Project Management
8 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) VB
2 5 (21.74%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
3 4 (17.39%) Python
3 4 (17.39%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) Groovy
4 1 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) ISTQB
2 8 (34.78%) ISEB
3 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) HP
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft