The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Tester
Rank - 66 74
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.17% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.18% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -1.31%
Senior Tester
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
467 547 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.40% 94.97% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 405 440 621
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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