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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Quality Assurance Tester
Rank 628 659 707
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Tester 13 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.031% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.033% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 13
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,250 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
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
38303 42907 48512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.71% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 33310 36299 40584
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +62 3 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Senior QA Tester
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 55 (100.00%) QA
2 52 (94.55%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (70.91%) Microsoft
4 37 (67.27%) C#
5 32 (58.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (50.91%) TDD
7 25 (45.45%) Selenium
8 24 (43.64%) Windows
8 24 (43.64%) Automation Testing
9 22 (40.00%) SQL
9 22 (40.00%) Test Scripting
10 20 (36.36%) Git (software)
11 19 (34.55%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (34.55%) Test Automation
11 19 (34.55%) Relational Database
11 19 (34.55%) SpecFlow
12 18 (32.73%) Manual Testing
13 17 (30.91%) Degree
13 17 (30.91%) Automated Testing
14 16 (29.09%) BDD
15 14 (25.45%) WebDriver
15 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
16 13 (23.64%) Kanban
16 13 (23.64%) Test Strategy
16 13 (23.64%) Integration Testing
17 12 (21.82%) Refactoring
17 12 (21.82%) Software Engineering
17 12 (21.82%) Pair Programming
17 12 (21.82%) C++
18 11 (20.00%) MS Excel

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 10 (18.18%) IIS
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) Confluence
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (34.55%) Relational Database
2 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (58.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (45.45%) Selenium
3 20 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 19 (34.55%) SpecFlow
5 14 (25.45%) WebDriver
6 10 (18.18%) Visual Studio
7 7 (12.73%) Cucumber
7 7 (12.73%) Subversion
8 6 (10.91%) JMeter
9 5 (9.09%) Appium
10 4 (7.27%) SoapUI
11 3 (5.45%) NUnit
12 2 (3.64%) FitNesse
12 2 (3.64%) JIRA
12 2 (3.64%) RSpec
12 2 (3.64%) WATIR
13 1 (1.82%) Hudson
13 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
13 1 (1.82%) JUnit
13 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Games
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) .NET
2 6 (10.91%) Gherkin
3 3 (5.45%) Web Services
4 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.82%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.82%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.82%) CSS
4 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.82%) HTML
4 1 (1.82%) LESS
4 1 (1.82%) React
4 1 (1.82%) Sass
4 1 (1.82%) SOAP
4 1 (1.82%) Spring
4 1 (1.82%) Symfony
4 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.64%) Spread Betting
3 2 (3.64%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.82%) BBC
4 1 (1.82%) Contract for Difference
4 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.82%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.82%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (43.64%) Windows
2 10 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 7 (12.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (94.55%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.91%) TDD
3 24 (43.64%) Automation Testing
4 22 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 19 (34.55%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (34.55%) Test Automation
6 18 (32.73%) Manual Testing
7 17 (30.91%) Automated Testing
8 16 (29.09%) BDD
9 13 (23.64%) Integration Testing
9 13 (23.64%) Kanban
9 13 (23.64%) Test Strategy
10 12 (21.82%) Pair Programming
10 12 (21.82%) Refactoring
10 12 (21.82%) Software Engineering
11 9 (16.36%) Scrum
12 7 (12.73%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (12.73%) Regression Testing
13 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
14 3 (5.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (67.27%) C#
2 22 (40.00%) SQL
3 12 (21.82%) C++
4 6 (10.91%) Java
5 5 (9.09%) Python
6 2 (3.64%) Ruby
7 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) ISEB
3 3 (5.45%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SDET
Vendors
1 39 (70.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Apple
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
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