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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Tester
Rank 868 877 839
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Tester 31 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.026% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.027% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 35
Average salary £46,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £41,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+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
105270 103197 109388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 87760 83673 94207
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 December 2014 within the UK.

Mobile Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Mobile Tester
Top 15 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 22 December 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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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 -2 30 £48,250 +48.46% 3
London -3 21 £55,000 +37.50% 2
West Midlands - 5 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 4 £35,000 -
Basingstoke -3 3 £41,000 +26.15%
South East -7 3 £41,000 +26.15% 1
Hampshire -23 3 £41,000 +26.15%
City of London +14 1 - - 1
Bristol +2 1 £35,000 +7.69%
South West -5 1 £35,000 +12.00%
Wales - 1 £37,500 -
South Wales - 1 £37,500 -
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -
Cwmbran - 1 £37,500 -
Brierley Hill - 1 £25,000 -

Mobile Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 47 (72.31%) Apple iOS
2 43 (66.15%) Android
3 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (43.08%) QA
4 28 (43.08%) Mobile App
5 27 (41.54%) Cucumber
6 22 (33.85%) Windows
7 21 (32.31%) Selenium
8 19 (29.23%) BDD
8 19 (29.23%) Calabash
9 18 (27.69%) Manual Testing
10 17 (26.15%) Java
11 15 (23.08%) Regression Testing
12 14 (21.54%) Test Automation
13 13 (20.00%) TDD
13 13 (20.00%) ISEB
14 12 (18.46%) JIRA
14 12 (18.46%) Penetration Testing
15 11 (16.92%) JUnit
15 11 (16.92%) Windows Phone
16 10 (15.38%) Appium
16 10 (15.38%) C#
16 10 (15.38%) HTML
16 10 (15.38%) Automated Testing
16 10 (15.38%) ISTQB
17 9 (13.85%) Ruby
17 9 (13.85%) Jenkins
18 8 (12.31%) WebDriver
18 8 (12.31%) Windows Mobile
18 8 (12.31%) .NET

Mobile Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) GSM
1 2 (3.08%) 3G
1 2 (3.08%) Wireless
1 2 (3.08%) 2G
2 1 (1.54%) HSUPA
2 1 (1.54%) HSPA
2 1 (1.54%) LTE
2 1 (1.54%) NAS
2 1 (1.54%) 4G
2 1 (1.54%) GPRS
2 1 (1.54%) HSDPA
2 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.54%) 3GPP
2 1 (1.54%) UMTS
2 1 (1.54%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) MySQL
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (41.54%) Cucumber
2 21 (32.31%) Selenium
3 19 (29.23%) Calabash
4 12 (18.46%) JIRA
5 11 (16.92%) JUnit
6 10 (15.38%) Appium
7 9 (13.85%) Jenkins
8 8 (12.31%) WebDriver
9 7 (10.77%) NUnit
10 6 (9.23%) Hudson
10 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
11 5 (7.69%) Maven
11 5 (7.69%) TestNG
12 4 (6.15%) MSTest
12 4 (6.15%) eggPlant
13 2 (3.08%) JBehave
13 2 (3.08%) SpecFlow
13 2 (3.08%) WATIR
14 1 (1.54%) Fiddler
14 1 (1.54%) CruiseControl
General
1 7 (10.77%) Retail
2 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.15%) Games
4 3 (4.62%) Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Finance
6 1 (1.54%) Music Industry
6 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) HTML
2 8 (12.31%) .NET
3 5 (7.69%) CSS
4 4 (6.15%) Web Services
4 4 (6.15%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.62%) XSL
5 3 (4.62%) J2ME
5 3 (4.62%) Middleware
5 3 (4.62%) Gherkin
6 2 (3.08%) RESTful
6 2 (3.08%) XML
7 1 (1.54%) REST
7 1 (1.54%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 28 (43.08%) Mobile App
2 6 (9.23%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.15%) iPad
4 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.08%) Open Source
5 2 (3.08%) Social Media
6 1 (1.54%) Blog
6 1 (1.54%) iPhone
6 1 (1.54%) DTV
6 1 (1.54%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.54%) Handset
6 1 (1.54%) IPTV
6 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 47 (72.31%) Apple iOS
2 43 (66.15%) Android
3 22 (33.85%) Windows
4 11 (16.92%) Windows Phone
5 8 (12.31%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (6.15%) Linux
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.23%) BDD
3 18 (27.69%) Manual Testing
4 15 (23.08%) Regression Testing
5 14 (21.54%) Test Automation
6 13 (20.00%) TDD
7 12 (18.46%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (15.38%) Automated Testing
9 7 (10.77%) Scrum
9 7 (10.77%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (10.77%) Test Scripting
9 7 (10.77%) Automation Testing
10 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
11 5 (7.69%) Software Testing
12 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
13 3 (4.62%) Integration Testing
13 3 (4.62%) Test Strategy
13 3 (4.62%) User Stories
14 2 (3.08%) Mobile Application Development
14 2 (3.08%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.15%) Java
2 10 (15.38%) C#
3 9 (13.85%) Ruby
4 8 (12.31%) Python
5 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.69%) SQL
7 4 (6.15%) PHP
8 3 (4.62%) C
8 3 (4.62%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.08%) C++
10 1 (1.54%) Perl
10 1 (1.54%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.54%) Korn
10 1 (1.54%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) ISEB
2 10 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 5 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (6.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (43.08%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.54%) Apple
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