The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East 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 370 440 416
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 29 27 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.13% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 45
Median salary £47,500 £49,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +19.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £43,500 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Senior Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
15690 20732 21361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.91% 97.04% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13081 17473 17056
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 the South East

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Tester
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Tester across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Senior Tester Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Tester
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Tester within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Oxfordshire +53 19 £48,000 +12.94%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £47,500 -
Berkshire +54 2 £50,000 -33.33% 1
Surrey +25 2 £43,750 -27.08% 1
Hampshire -2 2 £54,500 +11.22%
West Sussex +27 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Senior Tester
England

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 42 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (53.95%) Java
3 40 (52.63%) Open Source
4 34 (44.74%) Performance Testing
5 32 (42.11%) Selenium
6 31 (40.79%) ISEB
7 30 (39.47%) Finance
7 30 (39.47%) Test Automation
8 29 (38.16%) Perl
8 29 (38.16%) Windows
9 28 (36.84%) JMeter
9 28 (36.84%) Scrum
9 28 (36.84%) Functional Testing
10 27 (35.53%) C++
11 26 (34.21%) .NET
11 26 (34.21%) Defect Management
12 25 (32.89%) JavaScript
13 24 (31.58%) Nessus
13 24 (31.58%) Nmap
13 24 (31.58%) Penetration Testing
13 24 (31.58%) C
13 24 (31.58%) Linux
13 24 (31.58%) Python
13 24 (31.58%) Telecoms
13 24 (31.58%) LoadRunner
14 23 (30.26%) Software Testing
15 22 (28.95%) VB
16 21 (27.63%) Visual Studio
16 21 (27.63%) Security Cleared
16 21 (27.63%) Metasploit

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (17.11%) CMS
2 3 (3.95%) IBM Domino
2 3 (3.95%) IIS
2 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.32%) Apache
3 1 (1.32%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.32%) Internet
2 15 (19.74%) Broadband
2 15 (19.74%) Firewall
2 15 (19.74%) LTE
2 15 (19.74%) TCP/IP
3 13 (17.11%) DNS
4 5 (6.58%) Wireless
5 3 (3.95%) IMAP
5 3 (3.95%) NAS
5 3 (3.95%) SAN
5 3 (3.95%) SMTP
5 3 (3.95%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (42.11%) Selenium
2 28 (36.84%) JMeter
3 24 (31.58%) LoadRunner
4 21 (27.63%) Metasploit
4 21 (27.63%) Visual Studio
5 17 (22.37%) Gatling
6 11 (14.47%) TestNG
7 7 (9.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (6.58%) Burp Suite
9 4 (5.26%) Jenkins
10 3 (3.95%) AQtime
10 3 (3.95%) Cucumber
10 3 (3.95%) JIRA
10 3 (3.95%) SpecFlow
10 3 (3.95%) WebDriver
10 3 (3.95%) WebLOAD
11 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
11 2 (2.63%) HP UFT
12 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
12 1 (1.32%) VisualVM
General
1 30 (39.47%) Finance
2 24 (31.58%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.95%) Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Electronics
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.21%) .NET
2 20 (26.32%) ASP.NET
2 20 (26.32%) HTML
3 13 (17.11%) Ajax
4 11 (14.47%) Gherkin
5 3 (3.95%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.95%) MAPI
6 2 (2.63%) Web Services
7 1 (1.32%) J2EE
7 1 (1.32%) LAMP
7 1 (1.32%) RESTful
7 1 (1.32%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (10.53%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (5.26%) Fintech
3 4 (5.26%) User Experience
4 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.63%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.32%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (38.16%) Windows
2 24 (31.58%) Linux
3 16 (21.05%) VxWorks
4 8 (10.53%) Kali Linux
5 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.32%) Android
6 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (52.63%) Open Source
3 34 (44.74%) Performance Testing
4 30 (39.47%) Test Automation
5 28 (36.84%) Functional Testing
5 28 (36.84%) Scrum
6 26 (34.21%) Defect Management
7 24 (31.58%) Penetration Testing
8 23 (30.26%) Software Testing
9 21 (27.63%) Non-Functional Testing
10 20 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
10 20 (26.32%) DevOps
10 20 (26.32%) Workflow
10 20 (26.32%) Workflow Management
11 19 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
11 19 (25.00%) Source Code Analysis
12 16 (21.05%) Automated Testing
12 16 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (21.05%) Test Scripting
13 15 (19.74%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 41 (53.95%) Java
2 29 (38.16%) Perl
3 27 (35.53%) C++
4 25 (32.89%) JavaScript
5 24 (31.58%) C
5 24 (31.58%) Python
6 22 (28.95%) VB
7 12 (15.79%) C#
8 11 (14.47%) VBScript
9 6 (7.89%) Ruby
9 6 (7.89%) SQL
10 5 (6.58%) Bash Shell
10 5 (6.58%) Objective-C
11 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.32%) Groovy
12 1 (1.32%) PHP
12 1 (1.32%) Scala
12 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (40.79%) ISEB
2 21 (27.63%) Security Cleared
3 17 (22.37%) Degree
3 17 (22.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (21.05%) DV Cleared
5 11 (14.47%) ISTQB
6 9 (11.84%) CEH
6 9 (11.84%) OSCP
7 8 (10.53%) GPEN
8 5 (6.58%) CREST Certified
9 4 (5.26%) GIAC
10 3 (3.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (26.32%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.95%) VMware ESX
1 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (31.58%) Nessus
1 24 (31.58%) Nmap
2 4 (5.26%) OpenVAS
3 3 (3.95%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.26%) Coverity
2 4 (5.26%) IBM
2 4 (5.26%) Qualys
3 3 (3.95%) SAP
3 3 (3.95%) VMware
4 1 (1.32%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.32%) Infor
4 1 (1.32%) Sage
Woking
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Accenture
Posted: 23 days ago