The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Senior Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank 225 248 266
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 22 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.15% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.15% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 0
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
Senior Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5473 6685 6984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.75% 98.22% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4624 5492 5543
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Senior Tester Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Tester
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
West Yorkshire +29 15 £37,500 -3.84%
South Yorkshire - 6 £36,250 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Senior Tester
England

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 20 (55.56%) Java
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) Degree
3 16 (44.44%) Windows
4 15 (41.67%) Information Security
4 15 (41.67%) Mobile App
5 14 (38.89%) Unix
6 13 (36.11%) Python
6 13 (36.11%) Wireless
6 13 (36.11%) C
6 13 (36.11%) C++
6 13 (36.11%) Perl
6 13 (36.11%) PHP
6 13 (36.11%) Ruby
6 13 (36.11%) CESG
6 13 (36.11%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (36.11%) Social Engineering
6 13 (36.11%) Wireless Security
6 13 (36.11%) SC Cleared
6 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
6 13 (36.11%) CREST Certified
7 12 (33.33%) Publishing
8 10 (27.78%) Finance
9 9 (25.00%) Manual Testing
9 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (25.00%) Integration Testing
10 8 (22.22%) Selenium
10 8 (22.22%) ISTQB
10 8 (22.22%) ISEB
11 7 (19.44%) Software Testing

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) Wireless
1 13 (36.11%) Wireless Security
2 6 (16.67%) HTTP
3 2 (5.56%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Selenium
2 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 5 (13.89%) JIRA
4 4 (11.11%) JUnit
5 3 (8.33%) HP UFT
5 3 (8.33%) JMeter
5 3 (8.33%) LoadRunner
5 3 (8.33%) SoapUI
5 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.56%) AppScan
6 2 (5.56%) Burp Suite
6 2 (5.56%) Metasploit
7 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.78%) Concordion
7 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.78%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.78%) JBehave
7 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.78%) TestNG
General
1 12 (33.33%) Publishing
2 10 (27.78%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) J2EE
2 3 (8.33%) SOAP
3 2 (5.56%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) Ajax
4 1 (2.78%) Behat
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) HTML5
4 1 (2.78%) JSON
4 1 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 13 (36.11%) CESG
3 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.33%) iPad
5 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Unix
3 3 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Information Security
3 13 (36.11%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (36.11%) Social Engineering
4 9 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 9 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Defect Management
7 5 (13.89%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (13.89%) Regression Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
7 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
8 4 (11.11%) API Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Functional Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Scrum
8 4 (11.11%) SDLC
8 4 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (8.33%) BDD
9 3 (8.33%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) Java
2 13 (36.11%) C
2 13 (36.11%) C++
2 13 (36.11%) Perl
2 13 (36.11%) PHP
2 13 (36.11%) Python
2 13 (36.11%) Ruby
3 4 (11.11%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) Degree
2 13 (36.11%) CREST Certified
2 13 (36.11%) SC Cleared
2 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
3 8 (22.22%) ISEB
3 8 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 3 (8.33%) CEH
4 3 (8.33%) OSCP
5 1 (2.78%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (2.78%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (2.78%) CISA
5 1 (2.78%) CISSP
5 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.56%) HP Fortify
2 2 (5.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) HP
1 3 (8.33%) Twitter
2 2 (5.56%) Facebook
3 1 (2.78%) Atlassian