The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Senior Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank 174 211 221
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 7 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.19% 0.068% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.069% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Median salary £47,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.94% +2.85%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Senior Tester
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3551 4338 4952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.80% 97.86% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3105 3583 3973
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region that featured Senior Tester in the job title.

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Tester across the West Yorkshire region.

Senior Tester Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Senior Tester
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Tester across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Senior Tester Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Senior Tester
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Tester within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Leeds +31 7 £47,500 +14.45%
Senior Tester
Yorkshire

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Senior 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 across the West Yorkshire region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) ISTQB
2 7 (46.67%) ISEB
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Selenium
4 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 5 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 5 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 5 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (20.00%) API Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (20.00%) Legal
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) BDD
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
6 3 (20.00%) GitHub
6 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (20.00%) TDD

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (13.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) GitHub
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Wireless
1 2 (13.33%) Wireless Security
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 5 (33.33%) Selenium
1 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (13.33%) JMeter
3 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (20.00%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) CESG
2 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (20.00%) API Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security
6 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
6 2 (13.33%) SOA
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) C
3 2 (13.33%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) ISTQB
2 7 (46.67%) ISEB
3 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (13.33%) CREST Certified
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) CEH
5 1 (6.67%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (6.67%) CISA
5 1 (6.67%) CISSP
5 1 (6.67%) OSCP
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle