The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Tester
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.45% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £44,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-16.20% +22.60%
Senior Tester
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
654 474 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 98.35% 96.54% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 515 428 403
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,600 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Senior Tester
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Tester within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £35,000 -
Senior Tester
North East

Senior Tester
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript