The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Tester
Rank 102 90 100
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.081% 0.10% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.11% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%
Senior Tester
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1191 938 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.28% 96.11% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 787 1056
Average salary £37,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,966 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Tester in the job title across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Senior Tester
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Tester within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Swindon - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Tester
South West

Senior Tester
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Tester in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS