The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Senior QA Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Quality Assurance Tester
Rank 610 639 653
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Tester 10 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.057% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.060% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 12
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £40,900 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.42%
Senior QA Tester
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
36538 41790 43339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 95.78% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31649 35574 36041
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior QA Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior QA Tester Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior QA Tester
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior QA Tester Salary Trend in London

Senior QA Tester
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior QA Tester across the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Senior QA Tester Salary Histogram in London

Senior QA Tester
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior QA Tester within the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +42 1 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Senior QA Tester
England

Senior QA Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Senior QA 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 London region featuring Senior QA Tester in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) QA
2 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) C#
3 12 (52.17%) Test Strategy
4 11 (47.83%) SQL
5 10 (43.48%) Degree
5 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
6 9 (39.13%) Finance
7 8 (34.78%) Web Services
7 8 (34.78%) Cucumber
7 8 (34.78%) BDD
8 7 (30.43%) SpecFlow
8 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
8 7 (30.43%) Java
8 7 (30.43%) Python
8 7 (30.43%) Automated Testing
9 6 (26.09%) Scrum
9 6 (26.09%) Linux
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
9 6 (26.09%) Selenium
9 6 (26.09%) Groovy
9 6 (26.09%) SoapUI
10 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
10 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (21.74%) JBehave
10 5 (21.74%) ISEB
10 5 (21.74%) Windows
11 4 (17.39%) SOAP
11 4 (17.39%) SOA
11 4 (17.39%) Perl

Senior QA Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 3 (13.04%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Cucumber
2 7 (30.43%) SpecFlow
3 6 (26.09%) Selenium
3 6 (26.09%) SoapUI
4 5 (21.74%) JBehave
5 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
5 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
5 4 (17.39%) JIRA
6 3 (13.04%) FitNesse
6 3 (13.04%) JMeter
6 3 (13.04%) NUnit
6 3 (13.04%) Subversion
6 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (13.04%) WebDriver
7 2 (8.70%) Appium
7 2 (8.70%) FishEye
7 2 (8.70%) Geb
7 2 (8.70%) IntelliJ
7 2 (8.70%) Spock
7 2 (8.70%) TestLink
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Web Services
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) RESTful
2 4 (17.39%) SOAP
3 3 (13.04%) Gherkin
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.04%) Spread Betting
4 2 (8.70%) Fintech
5 1 (4.35%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (4.35%) Data Extraction
5 1 (4.35%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Test Strategy
3 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
4 8 (34.78%) BDD
5 7 (30.43%) Automated Testing
5 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
6 6 (26.09%) Scrum
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (17.39%) Microservices
7 4 (17.39%) SOA
7 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (13.04%) Functional Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
9 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
10 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C#
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) Python
4 6 (26.09%) Groovy
5 4 (17.39%) Perl
6 2 (8.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) ISEB
3 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.70%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SDET
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) ServiceNow
3 2 (8.70%) Apple
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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