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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Tester
England / London
Rank 527 580 596
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 49 58 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 46 54 38
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,450 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,750 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
31653 39094 39509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.83% 96.17% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 26857 33652 33572
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 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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
Ealing +17 10 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Chiswick - 9 £52,500 -
City of London +45 4 £72,500 +61.11% 3
Senior Tester
England

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 64 (84.21%) QA
2 49 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (50.00%) Java
3 38 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 35 (46.05%) Selenium
5 34 (44.74%) BDD
6 31 (40.79%) Relational Database
7 30 (39.47%) Linux
8 29 (38.16%) TDD
9 28 (36.84%) Scrum
10 26 (34.21%) Software Testing
10 26 (34.21%) Kanban
11 24 (31.58%) SOA
11 24 (31.58%) NoSQL
11 24 (31.58%) RESTful
12 23 (30.26%) HTTP
12 23 (30.26%) Web Services
13 22 (28.95%) C#
13 22 (28.95%) Automated Testing
14 21 (27.63%) Git (software)
14 21 (27.63%) JUnit
14 21 (27.63%) Automation Testing
14 21 (27.63%) Continuous Delivery
15 20 (26.32%) QA Automation
15 20 (26.32%) Mentoring
15 20 (26.32%) Unix
15 20 (26.32%) SQL
15 20 (26.32%) MySQL
15 20 (26.32%) E-Commerce
16 19 (25.00%) SoapUI

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 (7.89%) CMS
1 6 (7.89%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (7.89%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.63%) Confluence
2 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.84%) SaaS
2 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (30.26%) HTTP
2 3 (3.95%) Network Security
3 2 (2.63%) Internet
4 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (40.79%) Relational Database
2 24 (31.58%) NoSQL
3 20 (26.32%) MySQL
4 11 (14.47%) MongoDB
4 11 (14.47%) RDBMS
4 11 (14.47%) Redis
5 9 (11.84%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (11.84%) HBase
Development Applications
1 38 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 35 (46.05%) Selenium
3 21 (27.63%) Git (software)
3 21 (27.63%) JUnit
4 19 (25.00%) SoapUI
5 18 (23.68%) SpecFlow
6 17 (22.37%) JMeter
7 16 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (21.05%) WebDriver
8 12 (15.79%) Jenkins
9 9 (11.84%) Hamcrest
9 9 (11.84%) jMock
10 6 (7.89%) Capybara
10 6 (7.89%) WATIR
11 4 (5.26%) JBehave
12 3 (3.95%) JIRA
12 3 (3.95%) LoadRunner
13 2 (2.63%) FishEye
13 2 (2.63%) IntelliJ
13 2 (2.63%) RSpec
General
1 3 (3.95%) Finance
1 3 (3.95%) Retail
2 1 (1.32%) Advertising
2 1 (1.32%) Banking
2 1 (1.32%) Games
2 1 (1.32%) Law
2 1 (1.32%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.58%) RESTful
2 23 (30.26%) Web Services
3 14 (18.42%) JSON
4 12 (15.79%) SOAP
5 11 (14.47%) ActiveMQ
5 11 (14.47%) JSON Schema
5 11 (14.47%) JSON-LD
5 11 (14.47%) REST
6 9 (11.84%) XML
7 6 (7.89%) HTML
8 5 (6.58%) .NET
9 3 (3.95%) Gherkin
10 2 (2.63%) Ajax
11 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.58%) Blog
3 2 (2.63%) Fintech
4 1 (1.32%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (39.47%) Linux
2 20 (26.32%) Unix
3 17 (22.37%) Windows
4 11 (14.47%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.32%) Android
5 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (44.74%) BDD
3 29 (38.16%) TDD
4 28 (36.84%) Scrum
5 26 (34.21%) Kanban
5 26 (34.21%) Software Testing
6 24 (31.58%) SOA
7 22 (28.95%) Automated Testing
8 21 (27.63%) Automation Testing
8 21 (27.63%) Continuous Delivery
9 20 (26.32%) E-Commerce
9 20 (26.32%) Mentoring
9 20 (26.32%) QA Automation
10 17 (22.37%) Coaching
11 16 (21.05%) Test Automation
12 14 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (14.47%) Configuration Management
13 11 (14.47%) Performance Analysis
14 9 (11.84%) Penetration Testing
14 9 (11.84%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (50.00%) Java
2 22 (28.95%) C#
3 20 (26.32%) SQL
4 16 (21.05%) Python
5 14 (18.42%) Ruby
6 6 (7.89%) Groovy
6 6 (7.89%) Perl
7 4 (5.26%) C++
7 4 (5.26%) PHP
7 4 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.95%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.63%) C
9 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (21.05%) ISEB
2 7 (9.21%) CHECK Team Leader
3 6 (7.89%) CREST Certified
3 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.63%) CISSP
5 2 (2.63%) Degree
5 2 (2.63%) GIAC
5 2 (2.63%) GPEN
5 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.63%) OSCP
6 1 (1.32%) CCNA
6 1 (1.32%) CEH
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.32%) EC-Council LPT
6 1 (1.32%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (84.21%) QA
2 17 (22.37%) SDET
3 11 (14.47%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 11 (14.47%) Grafana
1 11 (14.47%) Puppet
1 11 (14.47%) StatsD
2 1 (1.32%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Splunk
2 6 (7.89%) Sitecore
3 4 (5.26%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.32%) Citrix
4 1 (1.32%) HP
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + good bonus (10%) + health + pensio
Posted: Yesterday
Ealing, London, W5
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £90,000 (with exceptional package)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago