The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 17 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Tester
Rank 87 82 71
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.11% 0.100% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
871 951 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.19% 94.82% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 768 838 608
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Senior Tester
Oxfordshire

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in Oxford

Senior Tester
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) MbUnit

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) MbUnit
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft