The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Tester
Rank 561 584 558
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 69 79 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 58 70 63
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £41,450 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,750 £59,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
41729 46010 42261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.55% 93.81% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 35204 38108 35722
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Tester in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 4 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Tester within the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +27 12 £46,250 - 4
Wimbledon - 8 £50,000 -
Ealing - 7 £60,000 -
Surbiton +4 1 £47,500 -19.14%
Senior Tester
England

Senior Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Tester in their job title.

1 57 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (50.46%) QA
2 55 (50.46%) Selenium
3 49 (44.95%) Java
4 38 (34.86%) TDD
5 37 (33.94%) BDD
6 36 (33.03%) Finance
7 34 (31.19%) WebDriver
8 31 (28.44%) Test Scripting
8 31 (28.44%) SQL
9 30 (27.52%) Cucumber
10 29 (26.61%) Manual Testing
11 26 (23.85%) JIRA
12 25 (22.94%) Regression Testing
13 23 (21.10%) Automated Testing
13 23 (21.10%) ISEB
13 23 (21.10%) Performance Testing
13 23 (21.10%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (20.18%) Android
14 22 (20.18%) Apple iOS
14 22 (20.18%) C#
14 22 (20.18%) Scrum
15 21 (19.27%) Jenkins
15 21 (19.27%) Test Automation
16 20 (18.35%) Ruby
16 20 (18.35%) Banking
17 19 (17.43%) User Acceptance Testing
17 19 (17.43%) Mobile App
18 18 (16.51%) Windows
19 16 (14.68%) SQL Server

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.34%) CMS
2 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.92%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (4.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.92%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.83%) HTTP
3 1 (0.92%) Network Security
3 1 (0.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.26%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.67%) MySQL
5 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.83%) SSDT
5 2 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 55 (50.46%) Selenium
2 34 (31.19%) WebDriver
3 30 (27.52%) Cucumber
4 26 (23.85%) JIRA
5 21 (19.27%) Jenkins
6 11 (10.09%) TeamCity
6 11 (10.09%) JMeter
7 9 (8.26%) SpecFlow
7 9 (8.26%) Git (software)
7 9 (8.26%) LoadRunner
8 8 (7.34%) Calabash
9 7 (6.42%) Maven
9 7 (6.42%) JUnit
10 6 (5.50%) Mockito
11 5 (4.59%) Capybara
11 5 (4.59%) Subversion
11 5 (4.59%) Appium
12 4 (3.67%) eggPlant
12 4 (3.67%) JBehave
12 4 (3.67%) Robotium
General
1 36 (33.03%) Finance
2 20 (18.35%) Banking
3 7 (6.42%) Retail
4 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.67%) Games
6 3 (2.75%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.83%) Law
7 2 (1.83%) Marketing
8 1 (0.92%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.92%) Billing
8 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.92%) Back Office
8 1 (0.92%) Electronics
8 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.09%) Web Services
2 9 (8.26%) HTML
3 8 (7.34%) .NET
3 8 (7.34%) SOAP
4 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.50%) REST
5 5 (4.59%) Middleware
6 4 (3.67%) Cocoa
6 4 (3.67%) XML
6 4 (3.67%) Flash
6 4 (3.67%) Apache Flex
6 4 (3.67%) Cocoa Touch
7 2 (1.83%) LINQ
7 2 (1.83%) WCF
8 1 (0.92%) HTML5
8 1 (0.92%) JSON
8 1 (0.92%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.92%) WPF
8 1 (0.92%) Velocity
8 1 (0.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.43%) Mobile App
2 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.42%) Replication
4 6 (5.50%) Open Source
5 4 (3.67%) IPTV
5 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.67%) Over-the-Top Content
5 4 (3.67%) Video on Demand
6 3 (2.75%) iPad
6 3 (2.75%) iPhone
7 2 (1.83%) User Experience
8 1 (0.92%) Social Gaming
8 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.92%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.92%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.92%) DTV
8 1 (0.92%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.18%) Android
1 22 (20.18%) Apple iOS
2 18 (16.51%) Windows
3 7 (6.42%) Windows 8
3 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (6.42%) Windows Vista
3 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (6.42%) Windows 7
3 7 (6.42%) Windows XP
3 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (5.50%) Linux
5 4 (3.67%) Windows Phone 8
5 4 (3.67%) Windows Phone
6 3 (2.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (34.86%) TDD
3 37 (33.94%) BDD
4 31 (28.44%) Test Scripting
5 29 (26.61%) Manual Testing
6 25 (22.94%) Regression Testing
7 23 (21.10%) Automated Testing
7 23 (21.10%) Performance Testing
7 23 (21.10%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (20.18%) Scrum
9 21 (19.27%) Test Automation
10 19 (17.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (13.76%) Refactoring
12 12 (11.01%) E-Commerce
12 12 (11.01%) Software Testing
12 12 (11.01%) Test Strategy
13 11 (10.09%) Automation Testing
13 11 (10.09%) Penetration Testing
14 10 (9.17%) Waterfall
15 9 (8.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (44.95%) Java
2 31 (28.44%) SQL
3 22 (20.18%) C#
4 20 (18.35%) Ruby
5 12 (11.01%) Python
6 8 (7.34%) PHP
7 7 (6.42%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.59%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.67%) Perl
10 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.83%) C
12 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (21.10%) ISEB
2 14 (12.84%) ISTQB
3 8 (7.34%) Degree
4 5 (4.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.75%) CISSP
7 1 (0.92%) CRISC
7 1 (0.92%) OSCP
7 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.92%) CGEIT
7 1 (0.92%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (50.46%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.92%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.92%) Val IT
3 1 (0.92%) COBIT
3 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (3.67%) Cygwin
2 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (11.93%) Oracle
2 9 (8.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.67%) Apple
4 3 (2.75%) Telerik
5 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.92%) SAP
6 1 (0.92%) Adobe
6 1 (0.92%) Sun
6 1 (0.92%) VMware
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Talent Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus(10%),shares, pension, health
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: excellent benefits and culture
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
West London
The Creative Emporium
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago