The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Senior Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Tester
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 68 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.81% 0.38% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
606 770 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.90% 97.10% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 509 637 735
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Senior Tester
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Sheffield +13 5 £45,000 -23.40%
Senior Tester
Yorkshire

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) WebDriver
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) Gherkin
2 5 (71.43%) GitHub
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Automation Testing
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) XSD
3 2 (28.57%) WSDL
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Finance

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) WebDriver
3 2 (28.57%) FitNesse
3 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Gherkin
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Behat
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) WSDL
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Automation Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) ATDD
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft