The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Sheffield region that had Senior Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank 59 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.37% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.15% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -2.43%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Senior Tester
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
523 683 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.76% 98.70% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 417 619 593
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in Sheffield

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 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 Sheffield region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (50.00%) JMeter
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 3 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
1 3 (50.00%) JMeter
1 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP