The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Senior Software Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Tester
Rank - - 174
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Tester 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,250 £39,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-12.17% +5.40%
Senior Software Tester
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2763 3006 3622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.57% 95.13% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1906 2394
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Software Tester
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Software Tester Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Software Tester Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Senior Software 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 Scotland region featuring Senior Software Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing

Senior Software Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree