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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank 579 585 611
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 41 76 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 34 72 63
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £42,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £74,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.80% +7.33%
Senior 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
37710 42519 46086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.63% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32780 35978 38665
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 Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in London

Senior Tester
Salary Histogram in London

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

Senior Tester Salary Histogram in London

Senior 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 Tester within the London region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Coulsdon - 2 £50,000 -
City of London +46 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Senior Tester
England

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 London region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 85 (66.41%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (60.94%) QA
3 51 (39.84%) Selenium
3 51 (39.84%) C#
4 49 (38.28%) TDD
5 43 (33.59%) SQL
6 42 (32.81%) Java
7 39 (30.47%) Test Automation
7 39 (30.47%) WebDriver
8 37 (28.91%) Microsoft
9 35 (27.34%) Finance
9 35 (27.34%) Open Source
9 35 (27.34%) Ruby
10 30 (23.44%) BDD
10 30 (23.44%) Web Services
11 27 (21.09%) Windows
12 26 (20.31%) Test Scripting
13 25 (19.53%) Automation Testing
14 23 (17.97%) Team Foundation Server
14 23 (17.97%) Git (software)
15 22 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (17.19%) Python
16 20 (15.63%) Automated Testing
17 18 (14.06%) Cucumber
18 17 (13.28%) Degree
18 17 (13.28%) Manual Testing
18 17 (13.28%) Pair Programming
18 17 (13.28%) JMeter
18 17 (13.28%) .NET
19 16 (12.50%) Scrum

Senior 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 9 (7.03%) IIS
2 3 (2.34%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.78%) Apache
3 1 (0.78%) Confluence
3 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (10.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.16%) HTTP
2 8 (6.25%) Firewall
2 8 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.47%) LAN
3 7 (5.47%) WAN
4 5 (3.91%) Internet
5 1 (0.78%) VoIP
5 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.72%) Relational Database
2 13 (10.16%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.56%) MySQL
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 51 (39.84%) Selenium
2 39 (30.47%) WebDriver
3 23 (17.97%) Git (software)
3 23 (17.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (14.06%) Cucumber
5 17 (13.28%) JMeter
6 13 (10.16%) SpecFlow
7 12 (9.38%) Jenkins
7 12 (9.38%) LoadRunner
8 8 (6.25%) Appium
8 8 (6.25%) Visual Studio
9 7 (5.47%) JUnit
9 7 (5.47%) RSpec
10 6 (4.69%) JIRA
11 5 (3.91%) HP UFT
11 5 (3.91%) Jasmine
11 5 (3.91%) SoapUI
11 5 (3.91%) Subversion
12 4 (3.13%) NUnit
13 3 (2.34%) FitNesse
General
1 35 (27.34%) Finance
2 7 (5.47%) Law
3 4 (3.13%) Banking
4 3 (2.34%) Games
5 2 (1.56%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.56%) Retail
6 1 (0.78%) Billing
6 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) Marketing
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (23.44%) Web Services
2 17 (13.28%) .NET
3 8 (6.25%) HTML
3 8 (6.25%) XML
4 7 (5.47%) Ajax
4 7 (5.47%) Gherkin
4 7 (5.47%) RESTful
5 6 (4.69%) JSON
5 6 (4.69%) REST
5 6 (4.69%) SOAP
6 4 (3.13%) Spring
7 3 (2.34%) CSS
7 3 (2.34%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.78%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.78%) Backbone.js
8 1 (0.78%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.78%) Symfony
8 1 (0.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.78%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.94%) Mobile App
3 9 (7.03%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.69%) Fintech
5 5 (3.91%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.34%) Spread Betting
7 2 (1.56%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.56%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.78%) BBC
8 1 (0.78%) CESG
8 1 (0.78%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (0.78%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.78%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.78%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.78%) PKI
8 1 (0.78%) User Experience
8 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.09%) Windows
2 15 (11.72%) Linux
3 8 (6.25%) Unix
3 8 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.78%) Android
4 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.78%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (66.41%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (38.28%) TDD
3 39 (30.47%) Test Automation
4 35 (27.34%) Open Source
5 30 (23.44%) BDD
6 26 (20.31%) Test Scripting
7 25 (19.53%) Automation Testing
8 22 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (15.63%) Automated Testing
10 17 (13.28%) Manual Testing
10 17 (13.28%) Pair Programming
11 16 (12.50%) Scrum
11 16 (12.50%) Test Strategy
12 15 (11.72%) Security Testing
13 14 (10.94%) Penetration Testing
14 13 (10.16%) Integration Testing
14 13 (10.16%) Software Engineering
14 13 (10.16%) Software Testing
15 11 (8.59%) Kanban
15 11 (8.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 51 (39.84%) C#
2 43 (33.59%) SQL
3 42 (32.81%) Java
4 35 (27.34%) Ruby
5 22 (17.19%) Python
6 12 (9.38%) Perl
7 10 (7.81%) VB
8 9 (7.03%) C++
9 8 (6.25%) JavaScript
10 7 (5.47%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.91%) Bash Shell
12 4 (3.13%) PHP
13 2 (1.56%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.56%) Scala
13 2 (1.56%) VBA
14 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (13.28%) Degree
2 7 (5.47%) ISEB
2 7 (5.47%) SC Cleared
2 7 (5.47%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.91%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.13%) CREST Certified
5 3 (2.34%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.56%) CHECK Team Leader
6 2 (1.56%) CHECK Team Member
6 2 (1.56%) OSCP
6 2 (1.56%) Tigerscheme
7 1 (0.78%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.78%) Cyber Scheme
7 1 (0.78%) GIAC
7 1 (0.78%) GPEN
7 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.78%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (60.94%) QA
2 14 (10.94%) SDET
3 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.47%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.91%) Puppet
3 2 (1.56%) HP Fortify
3 2 (1.56%) Nessus
3 2 (1.56%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.78%) Nmap
Vendors
1 37 (28.91%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.38%) HP
3 6 (4.69%) Oracle
4 5 (3.91%) Apple
4 5 (3.91%) Citrix
5 1 (0.78%) Sage
5 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.78%) SAP
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