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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Tester
England / Yorkshire
Rank 213 233 262
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 15 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.23% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.24% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 5
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
5013 5803 6724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.72% 97.06% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4289 4847 5574
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Tester across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Senior Tester Salary Histogram 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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +19 11 £55,000 +32.53%
South Yorkshire +6 3 £45,000 +16.12%
North Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Senior Tester
England

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 16 (61.54%) Test Scripting
1 16 (61.54%) System Integration Testing
2 15 (57.69%) Automated Testing
2 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (53.85%) Selenium
3 14 (53.85%) Test Automation
3 14 (53.85%) Cucumber
4 13 (50.00%) C#
4 13 (50.00%) SDLC
5 12 (46.15%) BDD
5 12 (46.15%) WebDriver
6 11 (42.31%) Gherkin
6 11 (42.31%) TDD
6 11 (42.31%) Automation Testing
7 10 (38.46%) GitHub
7 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
7 10 (38.46%) Configuration Management
7 10 (38.46%) Java
8 8 (30.77%) SQL
9 7 (26.92%) Finance
9 7 (26.92%) ISTQB
10 6 (23.08%) Integration Testing
11 5 (19.23%) SpecFlow
11 5 (19.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
12 4 (15.38%) Defect Management
12 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing
12 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (15.38%) System Testing
12 4 (15.38%) ISEB

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 2 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Cucumber
1 14 (53.85%) Selenium
2 12 (46.15%) WebDriver
3 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
4 5 (19.23%) SpecFlow
5 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (11.54%) JMeter
7 2 (7.69%) FitNesse
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.85%) JIRA
8 1 (3.85%) TestComplete
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) Gherkin
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) Behat
2 2 (7.69%) SOAP
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) WSDL
2 2 (7.69%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.85%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) System Integration Testing
1 16 (61.54%) Test Scripting
2 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Automated Testing
3 14 (53.85%) Test Automation
4 13 (50.00%) SDLC
5 12 (46.15%) BDD
6 11 (42.31%) Automation Testing
6 11 (42.31%) TDD
7 10 (38.46%) Configuration Management
8 6 (23.08%) Integration Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Defect Management
9 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 4 (15.38%) Regression Testing
9 4 (15.38%) System Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Coaching
10 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (7.69%) Test Planning
10 2 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) C#
2 10 (38.46%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) ISTQB
2 5 (19.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (15.38%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
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