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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Tester
England / London
Rank 528 568 610
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 54 71 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 53 64 37
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 £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £69,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
32064 39029 40373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 96.16% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27140 33641 34037
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 £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Chiswick - 16 £52,500 - 1
Ealing +14 6 £57,500 +4.54%
City of London +25 3 £67,500 +25.58% 1
Senior Tester
England

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 78 (83.87%) QA
2 61 (65.59%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (56.99%) Selenium
4 45 (48.39%) Java
5 44 (47.31%) Cucumber
6 35 (37.63%) BDD
6 35 (37.63%) Linux
7 34 (36.56%) Software Testing
8 33 (35.48%) TDD
9 31 (33.33%) Relational Database
10 30 (32.26%) Web Services
10 30 (32.26%) Scrum
11 28 (30.11%) SOA
11 28 (30.11%) NoSQL
11 28 (30.11%) RESTful
12 27 (29.03%) Continuous Delivery
12 27 (29.03%) Automated Testing
13 26 (27.96%) HTTP
13 26 (27.96%) Unix
13 26 (27.96%) C#
13 26 (27.96%) MySQL
13 26 (27.96%) JUnit
13 26 (27.96%) Kanban
14 25 (26.88%) Test Automation
14 25 (26.88%) WebDriver
14 25 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (25.81%) E-Commerce
16 23 (24.73%) JMeter
16 23 (24.73%) SoapUI
17 22 (23.66%) QA Automation

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 (6.45%) CMS
1 6 (6.45%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (6.45%) Umbraco
2 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.15%) Confluence
4 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.15%) MS Office
2 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.13%) SaaS
2 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (27.96%) HTTP
2 2 (2.15%) Internet
3 1 (1.08%) Network Security
3 1 (1.08%) Wireless
3 1 (1.08%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 28 (30.11%) NoSQL
3 26 (27.96%) MySQL
4 15 (16.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (16.13%) HBase
5 11 (11.83%) MongoDB
5 11 (11.83%) RDBMS
5 11 (11.83%) Redis
6 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 53 (56.99%) Selenium
2 44 (47.31%) Cucumber
3 26 (27.96%) JUnit
4 25 (26.88%) WebDriver
5 23 (24.73%) JMeter
5 23 (24.73%) SoapUI
6 20 (21.51%) Git (software)
7 18 (19.35%) SpecFlow
8 17 (18.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (16.13%) Hamcrest
9 15 (16.13%) jMock
10 13 (13.98%) Jenkins
11 6 (6.45%) Capybara
11 6 (6.45%) WATIR
12 3 (3.23%) JIRA
12 3 (3.23%) LoadRunner
13 2 (2.15%) Geb
13 2 (2.15%) IntelliJ
13 2 (2.15%) Spock
13 2 (2.15%) TestLink
General
1 6 (6.45%) Finance
2 3 (3.23%) Retail
3 2 (2.15%) Back Office
3 2 (2.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.08%) Games
4 1 (1.08%) Law
4 1 (1.08%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.26%) Web Services
2 28 (30.11%) RESTful
3 17 (18.28%) REST
4 13 (13.98%) JSON
5 11 (11.83%) ActiveMQ
5 11 (11.83%) JSON Schema
5 11 (11.83%) JSON-LD
6 10 (10.75%) SOAP
7 8 (8.60%) XML
8 7 (7.53%) HTML
9 5 (5.38%) .NET
10 2 (2.15%) Ajax
10 2 (2.15%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.15%) Gherkin
11 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (1.08%) Mason
11 1 (1.08%) Node.js
11 1 (1.08%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.38%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.23%) Blog
2 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.15%) Fintech
4 1 (1.08%) AS400
4 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.08%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.08%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 35 (37.63%) Linux
2 26 (27.96%) Unix
3 18 (19.35%) Windows
4 11 (11.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (65.59%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (37.63%) BDD
3 34 (36.56%) Software Testing
4 33 (35.48%) TDD
5 30 (32.26%) Scrum
6 28 (30.11%) SOA
7 27 (29.03%) Automated Testing
7 27 (29.03%) Continuous Delivery
8 26 (27.96%) Kanban
9 25 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (26.88%) Test Automation
10 24 (25.81%) E-Commerce
11 22 (23.66%) QA Automation
12 21 (22.58%) Automation Testing
13 18 (19.35%) Mentoring
14 17 (18.28%) Coaching
15 15 (16.13%) Unit Testing
16 12 (12.90%) Data Protection
16 12 (12.90%) Security Testing
17 11 (11.83%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (48.39%) Java
2 26 (27.96%) C#
3 20 (21.51%) Python
3 20 (21.51%) SQL
4 14 (15.05%) Ruby
5 4 (4.30%) Groovy
5 4 (4.30%) Perl
6 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.15%) C++
7 2 (2.15%) PHP
7 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.15%) VB
7 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.08%) C
8 1 (1.08%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) ISEB
2 7 (7.53%) CHECK Team Leader
3 5 (5.38%) CREST Certified
4 3 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.15%) CISSP
5 2 (2.15%) Degree
5 2 (2.15%) GIAC
5 2 (2.15%) GPEN
5 2 (2.15%) OSCP
5 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (83.87%) QA
2 20 (21.51%) SDET
3 11 (11.83%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 11 (11.83%) Grafana
1 11 (11.83%) Puppet
1 11 (11.83%) StatsD
Vendors
1 11 (11.83%) Splunk
2 6 (6.45%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.15%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.08%) Citrix
4 1 (1.08%) HP
4 1 (1.08%) IBM
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
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