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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Tester
Rank 848 863 861
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Tester 44 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.029% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.031% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 40 27 22
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -15.62%

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £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 27 March 2015 within the UK.

Mobile Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Mobile Tester
Top 18 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 27 March 2015. 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 +22 44 £37,500 - 9
London +42 24 £45,000 +12.50% 7
West Midlands - 12 £32,500 -
Warwickshire - 11 £32,500 -
Warwick - 8 £28,750 -
City of London +11 7 £45,000 -18.18% 2
South East -6 4 £32,500 -
Surrey - 4 £32,500 -
Epsom - 4 £32,500 -
South West -26 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Bristol - 2 £45,000 -
Chester - 1 - - 2
Brierley Hill - 1 £21,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - - 2
Nottinghamshire - 1 £37,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £37,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
North West - 1 - - 2

Mobile Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 57 (77.03%) Android
1 57 (77.03%) Apple iOS
2 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (44.59%) QA
3 33 (44.59%) Mobile App
4 28 (37.84%) Cucumber
5 25 (33.78%) Calabash
6 22 (29.73%) Manual Testing
7 21 (28.38%) Selenium
8 19 (25.68%) BDD
8 19 (25.68%) Java
8 19 (25.68%) Appium
9 15 (20.27%) Regression Testing
9 15 (20.27%) Ruby
10 14 (18.92%) JIRA
10 14 (18.92%) Test Automation
10 14 (18.92%) Windows
10 14 (18.92%) Automation Testing
11 12 (16.22%) HTML
11 12 (16.22%) TDD
12 11 (14.86%) Automated Testing
12 11 (14.86%) Test Scripting
13 10 (13.51%) CSS
13 10 (13.51%) Python
14 9 (12.16%) Software Testing
14 9 (12.16%) Degree
15 8 (10.81%) Windows Mobile
15 8 (10.81%) WebDriver
15 8 (10.81%) JUnit
15 8 (10.81%) Jenkins

Mobile Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (1.35%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) GSM
2 4 (5.41%) GPRS
3 1 (1.35%) 3G
3 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.35%) Wireless
3 1 (1.35%) 2G
3 1 (1.35%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) MySQL
2 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (37.84%) Cucumber
2 25 (33.78%) Calabash
3 21 (28.38%) Selenium
4 19 (25.68%) Appium
5 14 (18.92%) JIRA
6 8 (10.81%) JUnit
6 8 (10.81%) Jenkins
6 8 (10.81%) WebDriver
7 7 (9.46%) Hudson
8 4 (5.41%) Robotium
8 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
8 4 (5.41%) Bugzilla
8 4 (5.41%) Xcode
8 4 (5.41%) eggPlant
9 2 (2.70%) Android Studio
9 2 (2.70%) LoadRunner
9 2 (2.70%) JMeter
9 2 (2.70%) WATIR
9 2 (2.70%) RSpec
9 2 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
1 5 (6.76%) Games
2 4 (5.41%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Retail
3 2 (2.70%) Back Office
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.22%) HTML
2 10 (13.51%) CSS
3 4 (5.41%) Middleware
4 3 (4.05%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (2.70%) XML
6 1 (1.35%) XSL
6 1 (1.35%) J2ME
6 1 (1.35%) JSON
6 1 (1.35%) Django
6 1 (1.35%) jQuery
6 1 (1.35%) RESTful
6 1 (1.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (1.35%) Web Services
6 1 (1.35%) .NET
6 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (44.59%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.11%) iPad
3 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.76%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.76%) iPhone
4 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.41%) User Experience
5 2 (2.70%) Social Media
5 2 (2.70%) Online Games
6 1 (1.35%) Open Source
6 1 (1.35%) DTV
6 1 (1.35%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.35%) Handset
6 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 57 (77.03%) Android
1 57 (77.03%) Apple iOS
2 14 (18.92%) Windows
3 8 (10.81%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (5.41%) Windows Phone 8
4 4 (5.41%) Windows Phone
5 3 (4.05%) Linux
6 2 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (29.73%) Manual Testing
3 19 (25.68%) BDD
4 15 (20.27%) Regression Testing
5 14 (18.92%) Test Automation
5 14 (18.92%) Automation Testing
6 12 (16.22%) TDD
7 11 (14.86%) Automated Testing
7 11 (14.86%) Test Scripting
8 9 (12.16%) Software Testing
9 6 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (6.76%) Scrum
11 4 (5.41%) Information Security
11 4 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (5.41%) Project Management
12 3 (4.05%) OO
12 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce
12 3 (4.05%) Test Management
12 3 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.05%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.68%) Java
2 15 (20.27%) Ruby
3 10 (13.51%) Python
4 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.11%) C#
5 6 (8.11%) SQL
6 5 (6.76%) C
6 5 (6.76%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.05%) C++
8 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.35%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.35%) Perl
9 1 (1.35%) Korn
9 1 (1.35%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Degree
2 6 (8.11%) ISEB
2 6 (8.11%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (44.59%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (1.35%) Apple
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