The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Tester
Rank 90 88 94
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 9 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.77% 1.09% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 2
Average salary £32,250 £35,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.85% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,600 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £47,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%
Senior Tester
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1128 1137 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 96.82% 95.23% 94.33%
Number of salaries quoted 889 932 975
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Tester within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Nottingham -12 9 £32,250 -7.85%
Senior Tester
East Midlands

Senior Tester
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 5 (55.56%) QA
1 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
2 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) SilkTest
5 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (11.11%) Rational Robot
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) System Testing
5 1 (11.11%) TestComplete
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SilkTest
1 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (11.11%) Rational Robot
1 1 (11.11%) TestComplete
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft