The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Senior Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank 147 168 176
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.061% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.064% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Senior 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
2671 3128 3575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.91% 95.48% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1634 2007 2298
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 Scotland

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Tester
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Tester within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Edinburgh - 4 £45,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £37,500 - 1
Senior Tester
UK

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Scotland region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (20.00%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) JUnit
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) J2EE
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Degree

Senior 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Dundee
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 21 days ago