The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Tester
Rank 235 201 206
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 7 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.099% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.24% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 9
Average salary £35,750 £42,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +12.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £38,750 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £39,150 £56,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6830 5008 5377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.46% 94.35% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5442 3926 4407
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Tester
England

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Tester within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
West Yorkshire -50 6 £35,750 -15.38% 1
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Senior Tester
England

Senior Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 5 (41.67%) QA
2 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Information Management
3 3 (25.00%) ISEB
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) JUnit
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (16.67%) System Testing
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) MySQL
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) IIS
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) Apache
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) XML Schema
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) Information Management
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) BDD
2 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) System Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) V-Model
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £450000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago