The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Nottinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Tester
Rank - 95 98
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.37% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.38% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £40,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1195 1048 1200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 97.08% 96.50% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 934 910 1062
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,454 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Tester
East Midlands

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Senior Tester
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 7 (87.50%) ISEB
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Stress Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Mainframe

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Stress Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) ISEB
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) HP