The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Mobile Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Tester
Rank 873 927 913
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Tester 37 43 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.040% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.042% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 47
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -56.66%

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
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Mobile Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Mobile Tester in the job title.

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 30 August 2016 within the UK.

Mobile Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Mobile Tester
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +29 36 £37,500 -3.22% 9
London +38 20 £50,000 +11.11% 6
West Midlands -4 6 £21,000 -12.50%
South East +26 4 £40,000 +33.33% 1
City of London +58 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East of England +20 3 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Staffordshire +4 3 £33,500 +6.34%
Cambridgeshire +3 3 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Cambridge 0 3 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Birmingham -21 3 £21,000 -12.50%
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £33,500 -
Derbyshire +22 2 £33,750 +12.50%
Derby +11 2 £33,750 +12.50%
East Midlands +7 2 £33,750 +12.50%
Halesowen - 2 £21,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £40,000 - 1
Oxford - 2 £40,000 -
North West +17 1 £25,000 +11.11%
Surrey - 1 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Manchester - 1 £25,000 -
East Grinstead - 1 £37,500 -

Mobile Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Mobile Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Mobile Tester in the job title.

1 53 (59.55%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (53.93%) QA
3 41 (46.07%) Apple iOS
4 40 (44.94%) Android
5 37 (41.57%) Mobile App
6 29 (32.58%) Selenium
7 27 (30.34%) Test Automation
7 27 (30.34%) Automation Testing
8 23 (25.84%) Manual Testing
9 22 (24.72%) Automated Testing
10 21 (23.60%) Scrum
11 19 (21.35%) Cucumber
12 18 (20.22%) Java
13 17 (19.10%) Ruby
14 16 (17.98%) C#
15 15 (16.85%) SQL
15 15 (16.85%) Regression Testing
15 15 (16.85%) Test Scripting
16 12 (13.48%) Degree
16 12 (13.48%) JIRA
16 12 (13.48%) Finance
16 12 (13.48%) Unix
17 10 (11.24%) TDD
17 10 (11.24%) Games
17 10 (11.24%) JUnit
17 10 (11.24%) HTML
17 10 (11.24%) Software Testing
17 10 (11.24%) WebDriver
17 10 (11.24%) Appium
17 10 (11.24%) API Testing

Mobile Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.25%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) SaaS
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 29 (32.58%) Selenium
2 19 (21.35%) Cucumber
3 12 (13.48%) JIRA
4 10 (11.24%) Appium
4 10 (11.24%) JUnit
4 10 (11.24%) WebDriver
5 9 (10.11%) Calabash
5 9 (10.11%) Jenkins
5 9 (10.11%) SoapUI
6 6 (6.74%) FitNesse
6 6 (6.74%) Hudson
7 4 (4.49%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.37%) TestNG
9 2 (2.25%) Ranorex
9 2 (2.25%) Robotium
9 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.25%) Xcode
10 1 (1.12%) Protractor
10 1 (1.12%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Games
3 4 (4.49%) Law
4 3 (3.37%) Back Office
4 3 (3.37%) Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.12%) Advertising
6 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.24%) HTML
2 7 (7.87%) XML
3 6 (6.74%) SOAP
4 4 (4.49%) CSS
5 3 (3.37%) Web Services
6 2 (2.25%) Flash
6 2 (2.25%) HTML5
6 2 (2.25%) RESTful
7 1 (1.12%) .NET
7 1 (1.12%) Android SDK
7 1 (1.12%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.12%) iOS SDK
7 1 (1.12%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 37 (41.57%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.74%) Client/Server
2 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.74%) Online Games
3 5 (5.62%) Social Media
3 5 (5.62%) User Experience
4 4 (4.49%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.49%) Fintech
5 2 (2.25%) Derivative
6 1 (1.12%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.12%) IPTV
6 1 (1.12%) STB
6 1 (1.12%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 41 (46.07%) Apple iOS
2 40 (44.94%) Android
3 12 (13.48%) Unix
4 3 (3.37%) Linux
4 3 (3.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (59.55%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (30.34%) Automation Testing
2 27 (30.34%) Test Automation
3 23 (25.84%) Manual Testing
4 22 (24.72%) Automated Testing
5 21 (23.60%) Scrum
6 15 (16.85%) Regression Testing
6 15 (16.85%) Test Scripting
7 10 (11.24%) API Testing
7 10 (11.24%) Software Testing
7 10 (11.24%) TDD
8 9 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (10.11%) Mobile Development
8 9 (10.11%) System Testing
9 8 (8.99%) BDD
9 8 (8.99%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (8.99%) Test Management
9 8 (8.99%) Unit Testing
9 8 (8.99%) Waterfall
10 7 (7.87%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.22%) Java
2 17 (19.10%) Ruby
3 16 (17.98%) C#
4 15 (16.85%) SQL
5 9 (10.11%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.11%) Python
6 6 (6.74%) Groovy
6 6 (6.74%) PHP
7 5 (5.62%) Perl
8 4 (4.49%) C
9 1 (1.12%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.12%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) Degree
2 7 (7.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (5.62%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.49%) ISEB
5 2 (2.25%) CHECK Team Leader
5 2 (2.25%) CHECK Team Member
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (53.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
1 3 (3.37%) Xamarin
2 2 (2.25%) HP
2 2 (2.25%) PayPal
3 1 (1.12%) Google
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum and good bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + equity
Posted: 20 days ago