The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Tester
Rank - 126 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%
Senior Tester
East of 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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2267 1924 2782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.05% 95.06% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1865 1563 2184
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,350
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 Hertfordshire

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Tester
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) V-Model
2 6 (85.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
4 4 (57.14%) Spring
4 4 (57.14%) JIRA
5 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
5 3 (42.86%) ClearQuest
5 3 (42.86%) JUnit
6 2 (28.57%) Web Services
6 2 (28.57%) UML
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
6 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
6 2 (28.57%) PKI
7 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (14.29%) J2EE
7 1 (14.29%) Management Information System

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) ClearQuest
3 3 (42.86%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) V-Model
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle