The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Senior Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank 159 181 184
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 7 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 5
Median salary £47,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +18.57%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Senior Tester
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2643 3265 3480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 98.00% 97.70% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2307 2690 2746
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured Senior Tester in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Tester across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Senior Tester Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, Senior Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (50.00%) ISEB
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
4 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
4 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Selenium
4 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
4 5 (35.71%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) API Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) BDD
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (21.43%) Gherkin
5 3 (21.43%) GitHub
5 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
5 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
5 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
5 3 (21.43%) Legal
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) GitHub
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Wireless
1 2 (14.29%) Wireless Security
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
1 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
3 2 (14.29%) JMeter
3 2 (14.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (21.43%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) CESG
2 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
2 5 (35.71%) SDLC
2 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
2 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
3 3 (21.43%) API Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
3 3 (21.43%) BDD
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) C
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) ISEB
1 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) CREST Certified
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) CEH
3 1 (7.14%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (7.14%) CISA
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) OSCP
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle