The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Tester
Rank 74 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.13% 1.06% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 1.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £30,000 £37,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
760 543 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.48% 96.11% 99.28%
Number of salaries quoted 687 461 502
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Tester
South West

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in Somerset

Senior Tester
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Senior 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 Tester in their job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Senior 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 Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
Somerset
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago