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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Tester
Rank 881 875 852
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Tester 23 34 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.030% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.032% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 25
Average salary £43,750 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £75,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-56.66% +150.00%

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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Mobile Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Mobile Tester
Top 9 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 4 September 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 -1 23 £43,750 -16.66% 3
London -6 17 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £33,750 - 1
East of England - 4 £33,750 - 1
Cambridge - 4 £33,750 - 1
City of London +33 2 £43,750 -
Berkshire +18 2 £30,000 -36.84%
South East +10 2 £30,000 -36.84%
Slough - 2 £30,000 -

Mobile Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 38 (55.07%) Android
2 37 (53.62%) Apple iOS
3 36 (52.17%) Java
4 33 (47.83%) Mobile App
4 33 (47.83%) Appium
5 31 (44.93%) QA
6 30 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (39.13%) Selenium
7 27 (39.13%) Cucumber
8 20 (28.99%) Calabash
9 18 (26.09%) Ruby
10 17 (24.64%) BDD
11 16 (23.19%) Manual Testing
11 16 (23.19%) Automation Testing
12 12 (17.39%) Test Automation
12 12 (17.39%) JIRA
12 12 (17.39%) WebDriver
12 12 (17.39%) SpecFlow
12 12 (17.39%) C#
13 11 (15.94%) Python
13 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce
13 11 (15.94%) Scrum
14 10 (14.49%) Games
15 9 (13.04%) Degree
16 7 (10.14%) Performance Testing
16 7 (10.14%) REST
17 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
17 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
17 6 (8.70%) Finance
17 6 (8.70%) Automated Testing

Mobile Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) GPRS
1 4 (5.80%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.45%) SQLite
2 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (47.83%) Appium
2 27 (39.13%) Cucumber
2 27 (39.13%) Selenium
3 20 (28.99%) Calabash
4 12 (17.39%) WebDriver
4 12 (17.39%) JIRA
4 12 (17.39%) SpecFlow
5 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.25%) Xcode
6 4 (5.80%) Android Studio
6 4 (5.80%) Robot Framework
7 3 (4.35%) LoadRunner
7 3 (4.35%) JMeter
7 3 (4.35%) RSpec
7 3 (4.35%) JBehave
8 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.90%) JUnit
8 2 (2.90%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.90%) Fiddler
8 2 (2.90%) eggPlant
General
1 10 (14.49%) Games
2 6 (8.70%) Finance
3 4 (5.80%) Retail
4 2 (2.90%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.90%) Marketing
4 2 (2.90%) Electronics
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) REST
2 4 (5.80%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (4.35%) HTML
3 3 (4.35%) CSS
4 2 (2.90%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.45%) Android SDK
5 1 (1.45%) Web Services
5 1 (1.45%) XML
5 1 (1.45%) JSON
5 1 (1.45%) Django
5 1 (1.45%) jQuery
5 1 (1.45%) RESTful
5 1 (1.45%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 33 (47.83%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.70%) User Experience
2 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.35%) Online Games
4 3 (4.35%) iPhone
4 3 (4.35%) iPad
5 2 (2.90%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.45%) Physics
6 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.45%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (55.07%) Android
2 37 (53.62%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.90%) UNIX
3 2 (2.90%) Windows
3 2 (2.90%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.45%) Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.64%) BDD
3 16 (23.19%) Manual Testing
3 16 (23.19%) Automation Testing
4 12 (17.39%) Test Automation
5 11 (15.94%) Scrum
5 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce
6 7 (10.14%) Performance Testing
7 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.70%) Project Management
7 6 (8.70%) TDD
7 6 (8.70%) Automated Testing
7 6 (8.70%) Mobile Development
8 5 (7.25%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.80%) Web Testing
9 4 (5.80%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.80%) SDLC
10 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.35%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (52.17%) Java
2 18 (26.09%) Ruby
3 12 (17.39%) C#
4 11 (15.94%) Python
5 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.35%) C++
7 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.90%) C
8 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.45%) Perl
8 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.45%) GPEN
3 1 (1.45%) ISEB
3 1 (1.45%) GIAC
3 1 (1.45%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (44.93%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday