The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Senior Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank 119 114 141
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.33% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Median salary £45,000 £33,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -15.62%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
1468 1486 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.45% 96.68% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1257 1193 1555
Median salary £45,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.64% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region that featured Senior Tester in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Tester within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon - 4 £45,000 -
Banbury - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Tester
South East

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Senior Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
1 9 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) ISEB
3 3 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) VBScript
4 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (11.11%) User Experience

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) QARun
3 1 (11.11%) TestDirector
3 1 (11.11%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP