The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior QA Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior QA 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Quality Assurance Tester
Rank - 137 140
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Tester 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.094% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.099% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2324 2015 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.11% 94.38% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1733 1614 1960
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior QA Tester
Berkshire

Senior QA Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior QA Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior QA Tester
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Senior QA Tester Salary Trend in Reading

Senior QA Tester
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior QA 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 QA Tester in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data

Senior QA Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior QA 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 QA Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA