The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior QA Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior QA Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Quality Assurance Tester
Rank - 235 228
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Tester 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.017% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.018% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +11.84%
Senior QA 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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6067 5640 5484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.88% 95.21% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5083 4797 4887
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior QA Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Senior QA Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior QA Tester
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Senior QA Tester Salary Trend in the South West