The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank 123 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.30% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Senior Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1571 1374 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.56% 97.52% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1292 1172 1261
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Senior Tester
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Tester within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Abingdon - 3 £45,000 -
Thame - 2 £42,500 -
Senior Tester
South East

Senior Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Selenium
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) ISEB
4 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (28.57%) JIRA
5 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) VBScript
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (14.29%) VB
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) Rational Robot
3 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
3 1 (14.29%) TestComplete
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
Oxfordshire
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