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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank 55 56 86
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.43% 1.26% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 1.31% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +7.38%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
460 536 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 98.29% 96.40% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 410 457 659
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) Behat
1 2 (100.00%) ATDD
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Behat
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ATDD
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft