The table below looks at the statistics for the Mobile Tester role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Tester
Rank 906 860 879
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Tester 45 81 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.077% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.080% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 43 71 51
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £61,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Mobile Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Mobile Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mobile Tester
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Tester within the UK.

Mobile Tester Salary Trend in the UK

Mobile Tester
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mobile Tester over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Mobile Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Mobile Tester
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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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
England -27 44 £38,000 -15.55% 9
London -25 19 £45,000 -10.00% 5
South East +2 11 £38,000 +15.58%
Manchester +28 9 £95,000 +171.42%
North West +14 9 £95,000 +171.42%
East Sussex - 9 £38,000 -
Brighton - 9 £38,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £32,500 - 2
City of London +54 2 - - 1
Aylesbury - 2 £33,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £33,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £31,250 - 1
Derbyshire - 2 £32,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £31,250 - 1
Derby - 2 £32,500 - 1
East of England +1 1 £32,500 +30.00%
Scotland -1 1 £35,000 +75.00%
Cambridge -2 1 £32,500 +30.00%
Cambridgeshire -3 1 £32,500 +30.00%
Glasgow - 1 £35,000 -

Mobile Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Mobile 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 Mobile Tester in their job title.

1 46 (58.23%) QA
1 46 (58.23%) Apple iOS
2 44 (55.70%) Android
3 43 (54.43%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (41.77%) Selenium
5 29 (36.71%) Java
6 28 (35.44%) Cucumber
7 24 (30.38%) Windows
7 24 (30.38%) Mobile App
8 23 (29.11%) Appium
9 22 (27.85%) Calabash
10 20 (25.32%) Automation Testing
10 20 (25.32%) WebDriver
11 18 (22.78%) TDD
12 17 (21.52%) BDD
13 16 (20.25%) Ruby
14 14 (17.72%) Manual Testing
15 13 (16.46%) C#
15 13 (16.46%) Web Services
16 12 (15.19%) Scrum
16 12 (15.19%) Test Automation
16 12 (15.19%) SDLC
17 11 (13.92%) Blackberry
17 11 (13.92%) Regression Testing
17 11 (13.92%) Unix
18 10 (12.66%) HTML
18 10 (12.66%) .NET
18 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
18 10 (12.66%) Software Testing
18 10 (12.66%) Agile Testing

Mobile Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Mobile 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 Mobile Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.27%) IIS
1 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
2 9 (11.39%) Network Security
2 9 (11.39%) Wireless
3 3 (3.80%) Wireshark
4 2 (2.53%) Internet
5 1 (1.27%) DHCP
5 1 (1.27%) DNS
5 1 (1.27%) HTTP
5 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 33 (41.77%) Selenium
2 28 (35.44%) Cucumber
3 23 (29.11%) Appium
4 22 (27.85%) Calabash
5 20 (25.32%) WebDriver
6 10 (12.66%) Selenium IDE
7 8 (10.13%) JIRA
8 6 (7.59%) JBehave
9 4 (5.06%) Subversion
9 4 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (3.80%) T4 Templates
11 2 (2.53%) Fiddler
11 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
11 2 (2.53%) Robotium
11 2 (2.53%) SpecFlow
11 2 (2.53%) Xcode
12 1 (1.27%) Android Studio
12 1 (1.27%) LoadRunner
12 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.27%) WATIR
General
1 9 (11.39%) Banking
2 7 (8.86%) Games
3 6 (7.59%) Law
4 4 (5.06%) Finance
5 2 (2.53%) Legal
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.46%) Web Services
2 10 (12.66%) .NET
2 10 (12.66%) HTML
3 7 (8.86%) CSS
4 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.80%) Ajax
5 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (3.80%) Gherkin
5 3 (3.80%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (3.80%) REST
5 3 (3.80%) XML
6 1 (1.27%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.27%) CSS3
6 1 (1.27%) HTML5
6 1 (1.27%) iOS SDK
6 1 (1.27%) jQuery
6 1 (1.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.38%) Mobile App
2 11 (13.92%) Blackberry
3 9 (11.39%) Management Information System
4 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.06%) iPad
6 2 (2.53%) Derivative
6 2 (2.53%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.53%) Mobile Games
6 2 (2.53%) User Experience
7 1 (1.27%) iPhone
7 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 46 (58.23%) Apple iOS
2 44 (55.70%) Android
3 24 (30.38%) Windows
4 11 (13.92%) Unix
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (54.43%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.32%) Automation Testing
3 18 (22.78%) TDD
4 17 (21.52%) BDD
5 14 (17.72%) Manual Testing
6 12 (15.19%) Scrum
6 12 (15.19%) SDLC
6 12 (15.19%) Test Automation
7 11 (13.92%) Regression Testing
8 10 (12.66%) Agile Testing
8 10 (12.66%) Software Testing
9 9 (11.39%) Network Design
9 9 (11.39%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (11.39%) Reverse Engineering
9 9 (11.39%) Security Architecture
9 9 (11.39%) Security Management
9 9 (11.39%) Security Testing
9 9 (11.39%) Server Hardening
9 9 (11.39%) Social Engineering
9 9 (11.39%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (36.71%) Java
2 16 (20.25%) Ruby
3 13 (16.46%) C#
4 8 (10.13%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.86%) Python
6 5 (6.33%) SQL
7 3 (3.80%) Perl
8 2 (2.53%) C
9 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) ISEB
3 2 (2.53%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (58.23%) QA
2 9 (11.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 9 (11.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.80%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.27%) HP
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