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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Tester
Rank 841 840 844
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Tester 38 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.031% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.033% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 30
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £55,000 £55,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%

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
99917 98112 105285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 83183 79195 90333
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 £27,500 £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 January 2015 within the UK.

Mobile Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Mobile Tester
Top 12 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 January 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 +6 37 £45,000 +12.50% 10
London +28 27 £50,000 +25.00% 7
West Midlands - 8 £35,000 - 2
Warwickshire - 6 £35,000 - 1
City of London +6 2 £42,500 +21.42% 3
South West -13 2 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Brierley Hill - 2 £23,000 - 1
Bristol - 2 £40,000 - 1
Cwmbran - 1 £37,500 -
Wales - 1 £37,500 -
South Wales - 1 £37,500 -
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -

Mobile Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 42 (73.68%) Android
1 42 (73.68%) Apple iOS
2 29 (50.88%) QA
3 28 (49.12%) Cucumber
4 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (40.35%) Mobile App
6 22 (38.60%) Selenium
7 20 (35.09%) BDD
8 19 (33.33%) Manual Testing
8 19 (33.33%) Regression Testing
9 18 (31.58%) Calabash
10 14 (24.56%) Windows
11 13 (22.81%) HTML
11 13 (22.81%) Java
11 13 (22.81%) TDD
11 13 (22.81%) JIRA
12 11 (19.30%) Test Automation
12 11 (19.30%) Automated Testing
12 11 (19.30%) Appium
13 9 (15.79%) Windows Mobile
13 9 (15.79%) Automation Testing
13 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
14 8 (14.04%) JUnit
14 8 (14.04%) CSS
15 7 (12.28%) ISEB
15 7 (12.28%) Blackberry
15 7 (12.28%) Ruby
15 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
15 7 (12.28%) Hudson
15 7 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing

Mobile Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (1.75%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) GSM
1 1 (1.75%) 3G
1 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.75%) Wireless
1 1 (1.75%) 2G
1 1 (1.75%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (49.12%) Cucumber
2 22 (38.60%) Selenium
3 18 (31.58%) Calabash
4 13 (22.81%) JIRA
5 11 (19.30%) Appium
6 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
7 8 (14.04%) JUnit
8 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
8 7 (12.28%) WebDriver
8 7 (12.28%) Hudson
9 5 (8.77%) Maven
10 4 (7.02%) eggPlant
11 2 (3.51%) WATIR
12 1 (1.75%) Xcode
12 1 (1.75%) NUnit
12 1 (1.75%) JBehave
12 1 (1.75%) TestNG
12 1 (1.75%) Android Studio
12 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
12 1 (1.75%) Robotium
General
1 5 (8.77%) Games
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) HTML
2 8 (14.04%) CSS
3 5 (8.77%) Middleware
4 3 (5.26%) XSL
4 3 (5.26%) J2ME
5 2 (3.51%) Web Services
5 2 (3.51%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (1.75%) XML
6 1 (1.75%) RESTful
6 1 (1.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (40.35%) Mobile App
2 7 (12.28%) Blackberry
3 6 (10.53%) iPad
4 3 (5.26%) iPhone
5 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.51%) Social Media
5 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.75%) Blog
6 1 (1.75%) Open Source
6 1 (1.75%) DTV
6 1 (1.75%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.75%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 42 (73.68%) Android
1 42 (73.68%) Apple iOS
2 14 (24.56%) Windows
3 9 (15.79%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (5.26%) Linux
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Phone 8
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.09%) BDD
3 19 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 19 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 13 (22.81%) TDD
5 11 (19.30%) Automated Testing
5 11 (19.30%) Test Automation
6 9 (15.79%) Automation Testing
7 7 (12.28%) Test Scripting
7 7 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (10.53%) Scrum
9 4 (7.02%) Information Security
9 4 (7.02%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (7.02%) Software Testing
10 3 (5.26%) OO
10 3 (5.26%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.26%) Test Strategy
10 3 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) Java
2 7 (12.28%) Ruby
3 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.53%) Python
4 5 (8.77%) SQL
4 5 (8.77%) C#
5 4 (7.02%) C
6 3 (5.26%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.51%) C++
8 1 (1.75%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.75%) Korn
8 1 (1.75%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) ISEB
2 5 (8.77%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (50.88%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (1.75%) Apple
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Brierley Hill
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago