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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Tester
Rank 868 896 853
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Tester 34 42 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.036% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.038% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 33 35 30
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Mobile Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Mobile Tester
Top 7 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 3 July 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 +18 34 £45,000 +2.85% 2
London +23 31 £47,500 +5.55%
City of London +38 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Cambridge - 3 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £35,000 - 1
East of England - 3 £35,000 - 1
Hammersmith - 1 £30,000 -

Mobile Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 48 (60.76%) Apple iOS
2 47 (59.49%) Android
3 39 (49.37%) QA
4 37 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (44.30%) Mobile App
6 31 (39.24%) Java
7 28 (35.44%) Appium
8 26 (32.91%) Calabash
9 25 (31.65%) Selenium
9 25 (31.65%) Manual Testing
9 25 (31.65%) Cucumber
10 19 (24.05%) BDD
11 18 (22.78%) JIRA
11 18 (22.78%) Ruby
12 17 (21.52%) Automation Testing
13 14 (17.72%) C#
14 13 (16.46%) Python
15 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce
15 12 (15.19%) Degree
15 12 (15.19%) Test Automation
16 10 (12.66%) Test Scripting
17 9 (11.39%) User Acceptance Testing
17 9 (11.39%) Software Testing
17 9 (11.39%) SpecFlow
18 8 (10.13%) Automated Testing
18 8 (10.13%) Regression Testing
18 8 (10.13%) Games
18 8 (10.13%) Scrum
18 8 (10.13%) Windows
19 7 (8.86%) JavaScript

Mobile Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (1.27%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) GPRS
1 4 (5.06%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) MySQL
2 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (35.44%) Appium
2 26 (32.91%) Calabash
3 25 (31.65%) Cucumber
3 25 (31.65%) Selenium
4 18 (22.78%) JIRA
5 9 (11.39%) SpecFlow
6 7 (8.86%) JUnit
7 6 (7.59%) Xcode
7 6 (7.59%) WebDriver
8 5 (6.33%) Robotium
9 4 (5.06%) Bugzilla
9 4 (5.06%) Robot Framework
9 4 (5.06%) Jenkins
9 4 (5.06%) Android Studio
10 3 (3.80%) LoadRunner
10 3 (3.80%) JMeter
10 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
10 3 (3.80%) RSpec
10 3 (3.80%) Hudson
11 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (10.13%) Games
2 5 (6.33%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.27%) Back Office
3 1 (1.27%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) HTML
1 5 (6.33%) CSS
2 4 (5.06%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (3.80%) REST
3 3 (3.80%) Middleware
4 1 (1.27%) Android SDK
4 1 (1.27%) JSON
4 1 (1.27%) Django
4 1 (1.27%) jQuery
4 1 (1.27%) iOS SDK
4 1 (1.27%) XML
4 1 (1.27%) .NET
4 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (44.30%) Mobile App
2 7 (8.86%) User Experience
2 7 (8.86%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.59%) iPhone
3 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.06%) iPad
5 3 (3.80%) Online Games
6 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.27%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 48 (60.76%) Apple iOS
2 47 (59.49%) Android
3 8 (10.13%) Windows
4 4 (5.06%) Windows Phone
5 3 (3.80%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (3.80%) UNIX
5 3 (3.80%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (31.65%) Manual Testing
3 19 (24.05%) BDD
4 17 (21.52%) Automation Testing
5 12 (15.19%) Test Automation
5 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce
6 10 (12.66%) Test Scripting
7 9 (11.39%) Software Testing
7 9 (11.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (10.13%) Regression Testing
8 8 (10.13%) Scrum
8 8 (10.13%) Automated Testing
9 7 (8.86%) TDD
9 7 (8.86%) SDLC
10 6 (7.59%) Mobile Development
10 6 (7.59%) Project Management
11 5 (6.33%) Performance Testing
11 5 (6.33%) Web Testing
12 3 (3.80%) Test Management
12 3 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.24%) Java
2 18 (22.78%) Ruby
3 14 (17.72%) C#
4 13 (16.46%) Python
5 7 (8.86%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.06%) SQL
7 3 (3.80%) C++
8 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.27%) C
9 1 (1.27%) Perl
9 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.53%) ISEB
5 1 (1.27%) GIAC
5 1 (1.27%) CEH
5 1 (1.27%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (49.37%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago