The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Tester
Rank 865 848 865
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Tester 46 27 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.025% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.026% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 36
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £27,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £53,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 31 July 2014 within the UK.

Mobile Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Mobile Tester
Top 13 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 31 July 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 -25 42 £47,500 +11.76% 4
London -36 27 £45,000 +2.85% 3
Manchester +12 11 £75,000 +114.28% 1
North West +8 11 £75,000 +114.28% 1
City of London -9 4 - - 1
Wales - 3 £32,000 -
South Wales - 3 £32,000 -
South East -10 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Bristol - 2 £35,000 -
Reading - 2 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £47,500 -
South West - 2 £35,000 -
Newport - 1 £32,000 -

Mobile Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 50 (60.98%) Android
2 48 (58.54%) Apple iOS
3 39 (47.56%) Mobile App
4 38 (46.34%) QA
4 38 (46.34%) Selenium
5 31 (37.80%) Windows
6 27 (32.93%) Java
6 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (32.93%) Cucumber
7 25 (30.49%) Calabash
8 20 (24.39%) BDD
9 19 (23.17%) Automated Testing
10 17 (20.73%) C#
11 16 (19.51%) JUnit
12 15 (18.29%) Retail
12 15 (18.29%) Ruby
13 14 (17.07%) Manual Testing
13 14 (17.07%) Windows Phone
14 13 (15.85%) Jenkins
14 13 (15.85%) .NET
14 13 (15.85%) WebDriver
15 12 (14.63%) Penetration Testing
15 12 (14.63%) SQL
15 12 (14.63%) Telecoms
16 11 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (13.41%) Test Automation
17 10 (12.20%) JIRA
17 10 (12.20%) Scrum
17 10 (12.20%) TDD
17 10 (12.20%) ISEB

Mobile Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (7.32%) LTE
2 1 (1.22%) HSDPA
2 1 (1.22%) 2G
2 1 (1.22%) Wireless
2 1 (1.22%) 3G
2 1 (1.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) GPRS
2 1 (1.22%) GSM
2 1 (1.22%) 3GPP
2 1 (1.22%) UMTS
2 1 (1.22%) WCDMA
2 1 (1.22%) HSUPA
2 1 (1.22%) HSPA
2 1 (1.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) MySQL
1 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) DB2
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (46.34%) Selenium
2 27 (32.93%) Cucumber
3 25 (30.49%) Calabash
4 16 (19.51%) JUnit
5 13 (15.85%) Jenkins
5 13 (15.85%) WebDriver
6 10 (12.20%) JIRA
7 9 (10.98%) Hudson
8 8 (9.76%) NUnit
9 7 (8.54%) JMeter
9 7 (8.54%) TeamCity
9 7 (8.54%) Robotium
10 6 (7.32%) TestNG
10 6 (7.32%) MSTest
11 5 (6.10%) SoapUI
12 4 (4.88%) Xcode
13 3 (3.66%) Fiddler
13 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
13 3 (3.66%) SpecFlow
14 2 (2.44%) JBehave
General
1 15 (18.29%) Retail
2 12 (14.63%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.32%) Banking
4 5 (6.10%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.85%) .NET
2 8 (9.76%) .NET Framework
3 7 (8.54%) XML
3 7 (8.54%) Gherkin
4 6 (7.32%) HTML
5 5 (6.10%) XSLT
6 4 (4.88%) HTML5
6 4 (4.88%) CSS
6 4 (4.88%) Web Services
6 4 (4.88%) XHTML
7 2 (2.44%) Middleware
8 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.22%) RESTful
8 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.22%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 39 (47.56%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.10%) Handset
2 5 (6.10%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.66%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.44%) iPad
4 2 (2.44%) iPhone
4 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.22%) Social Network
5 1 (1.22%) IPTV
5 1 (1.22%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 50 (60.98%) Android
2 48 (58.54%) Apple iOS
3 31 (37.80%) Windows
4 14 (17.07%) Windows Phone
5 8 (9.76%) Linux
6 4 (4.88%) UNIX
7 3 (3.66%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.39%) BDD
3 19 (23.17%) Automated Testing
4 14 (17.07%) Manual Testing
5 12 (14.63%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (13.41%) Test Automation
7 10 (12.20%) Scrum
7 10 (12.20%) TDD
8 9 (10.98%) Test Scripting
9 8 (9.76%) Integration Testing
9 8 (9.76%) Performance Testing
10 7 (8.54%) Web Testing
11 6 (7.32%) Unit Testing
11 6 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (7.32%) E-Commerce
12 5 (6.10%) OO
12 5 (6.10%) Logistics
13 4 (4.88%) Time Management
13 4 (4.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.93%) Java
2 17 (20.73%) C#
3 15 (18.29%) Ruby
4 12 (14.63%) SQL
5 7 (8.54%) Python
5 7 (8.54%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.10%) VB
7 4 (4.88%) PHP
8 3 (3.66%) Objective-C
8 3 (3.66%) Perl
8 3 (3.66%) Groovy
9 1 (1.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) ISEB
2 8 (9.76%) ISTQB
2 8 (9.76%) Degree
3 7 (8.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (6.10%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (46.34%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.88%) Xamarin
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