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 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 Tester
Rank 548 608 611
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 42 57 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 35 54 42
Median salary £57,500 £53,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% -6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,450 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £74,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
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 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 5 December 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 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 +22 9 £57,500 +4.54%
City of London +29 6 £72,500 +28.88% 3
Chiswick - 3 £52,500 -
Senior Tester
England

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 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 London region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 47 (75.81%) QA
2 37 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (50.00%) BDD
4 30 (48.39%) Java
5 29 (46.77%) Selenium
6 25 (40.32%) Cucumber
7 22 (35.48%) TDD
8 21 (33.87%) C#
8 21 (33.87%) SQL
9 19 (30.65%) Relational Database
9 19 (30.65%) Web Services
10 18 (29.03%) Automated Testing
10 18 (29.03%) Ruby
11 17 (27.42%) Linux
11 17 (27.42%) WebDriver
12 16 (25.81%) HTTP
12 16 (25.81%) Scrum
12 16 (25.81%) Software Testing
13 15 (24.19%) QA Automation
14 13 (20.97%) Mentoring
14 13 (20.97%) Git (software)
14 13 (20.97%) SoapUI
14 13 (20.97%) SpecFlow
14 13 (20.97%) Kanban
14 13 (20.97%) ISEB
14 13 (20.97%) Windows
15 12 (19.35%) Python
15 12 (19.35%) SOAP
15 12 (19.35%) Jenkins
16 11 (17.74%) Automation Testing

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 6 (9.68%) CMS
1 6 (9.68%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (9.68%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.23%) Confluence
2 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) SaaS
2 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.81%) HTTP
2 3 (4.84%) Network Security
3 2 (3.23%) Internet
4 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.65%) Relational Database
2 11 (17.74%) NoSQL
3 7 (11.29%) MySQL
4 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.45%) Redis
5 3 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.84%) HBase
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (46.77%) Selenium
2 25 (40.32%) Cucumber
3 17 (27.42%) WebDriver
4 13 (20.97%) Git (software)
4 13 (20.97%) SoapUI
4 13 (20.97%) SpecFlow
5 12 (19.35%) Jenkins
6 11 (17.74%) JMeter
6 11 (17.74%) JUnit
6 11 (17.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (9.68%) Capybara
7 6 (9.68%) WATIR
8 5 (8.06%) JBehave
9 4 (6.45%) JIRA
10 3 (4.84%) Hamcrest
10 3 (4.84%) jMock
10 3 (4.84%) TestNG
11 2 (3.23%) Burp Suite
11 2 (3.23%) FishEye
11 2 (3.23%) RSpec
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Banking
2 2 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.61%) Games
3 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.65%) Web Services
2 12 (19.35%) SOAP
3 11 (17.74%) RESTful
4 10 (16.13%) XML
5 7 (11.29%) JSON
6 6 (9.68%) HTML
7 5 (8.06%) .NET
7 5 (8.06%) REST
8 4 (6.45%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (6.45%) JSON Schema
8 4 (6.45%) JSON-LD
9 2 (3.23%) Ajax
9 2 (3.23%) Gherkin
9 2 (3.23%) Spring
10 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.45%) Blog
3 3 (4.84%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.23%) Fintech
4 2 (3.23%) User Experience
5 1 (1.61%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.42%) Linux
2 13 (20.97%) Windows
3 8 (12.90%) Unix
4 4 (6.45%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.23%) Android
5 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.00%) BDD
3 22 (35.48%) TDD
4 18 (29.03%) Automated Testing
5 16 (25.81%) Scrum
5 16 (25.81%) Software Testing
6 15 (24.19%) QA Automation
7 13 (20.97%) Kanban
7 13 (20.97%) Mentoring
8 11 (17.74%) Automation Testing
8 11 (17.74%) SOA
8 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
9 10 (16.13%) Coaching
9 10 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
10 9 (14.52%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (14.52%) Security Testing
11 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (12.90%) Open Source
11 8 (12.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 30 (48.39%) Java
2 21 (33.87%) C#
2 21 (33.87%) SQL
3 18 (29.03%) Ruby
4 12 (19.35%) Python
5 6 (9.68%) Groovy
5 6 (9.68%) Perl
6 4 (6.45%) C++
6 4 (6.45%) PHP
6 4 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.84%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.23%) C
8 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.23%) Scala
8 2 (3.23%) VB
9 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) ISEB
2 6 (9.68%) CREST Certified
2 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.06%) CHECK Team Leader
4 4 (6.45%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.23%) CISSP
6 2 (3.23%) Degree
6 2 (3.23%) GIAC
6 2 (3.23%) GPEN
6 2 (3.23%) OSCP
7 1 (1.61%) CCNA
7 1 (1.61%) CEH
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.61%) EC-Council LPT
7 1 (1.61%) GWAPT
7 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (75.81%) QA
2 11 (17.74%) SDET
3 4 (6.45%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Grafana
1 4 (6.45%) Puppet
1 4 (6.45%) StatsD
2 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.61%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Sitecore
2 4 (6.45%) ServiceNow
2 4 (6.45%) Splunk
3 1 (1.61%) Citrix
3 1 (1.61%) HP
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle
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