The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Senior Software Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Tester
Rank 586 655 663
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Tester 4 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.023% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.024% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 3
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -8.69%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Senior Software 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
34182 41598 43682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.89% 96.20% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29145 35385 37094
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Senior Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Software Tester
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior Software Tester Salary Trend in London

Senior Software 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 Software Tester within the London region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Ealing +25 2 £57,500 +4.54%
Senior Software Tester
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Senior Software 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 Software Tester in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) TestRail
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) Groovy
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (40.00%) Confluence
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) FishEye
4 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) Spock
4 2 (40.00%) TestLink
4 2 (40.00%) Geb

Senior Software 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 2 (40.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) FishEye
2 2 (40.00%) Geb
2 2 (40.00%) IntelliJ
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (40.00%) Spock
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) TestLink
2 2 (40.00%) TestRail
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) QA Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA