The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 10 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Tester
Rank 179 142 140
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 4 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.20% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.21% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 8
Average salary - £48,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.16%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.57%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3525 2435 2212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.35% 95.53% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2802 1894 1821
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Senior Tester
West Yorkshire

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in Leeds

Senior Tester
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (44.44%) TDD
1 4 (44.44%) QA
2 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) Information Management
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Advertising

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JUnit
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Information Management
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £neg depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago