The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 16 April 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 Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Tester
Rank 212 210 227
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 9 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.17% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 9
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5084 5125 5812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.06% 95.87% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4141 4059 5094
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -7.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Senior Tester
South East

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in Surrey

Senior Tester
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Tester across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Senior Tester Salary Histogram in Surrey

Senior Tester
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Tester within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Guildford - 1 £50,000 - 3
Senior Tester
South East

Senior Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) Selenium
3 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
5 4 (30.77%) Life Science
5 4 (30.77%) Chemistry
5 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
5 4 (30.77%) JMeter
5 4 (30.77%) ISEB
5 4 (30.77%) PhD
5 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
6 3 (23.08%) Open Source
6 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Statistics
6 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
6 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
6 3 (23.08%) C#
6 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (30.77%) JMeter
4 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
4 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
4 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (7.69%) Maven
5 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
5 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Life Science
2 4 (30.77%) Chemistry
2 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
3 3 (23.08%) Open Source
3 3 (23.08%) Statistics
4 2 (15.38%) Biology
4 2 (15.38%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
2 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
3 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) V-Model
4 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Test Management
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) ISEB
2 4 (30.77%) PhD
3 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Aquila
Guildford, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: To c£60,000 + excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago