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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank 217 240 275
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 10 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 9
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,850 £40,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
5188 6031 7220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.68% 97.60% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4490 4964 5898
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 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 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 10 December 2016.

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 10 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
West Yorkshire +31 7 £47,500 +31.94%
South Yorkshire +3 2 £45,000 +12.50%
North Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Senior Tester
England

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (43.48%) ISTQB
2 9 (39.13%) Test Scripting
2 9 (39.13%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 7 (30.43%) ISEB
4 7 (30.43%) Finance
4 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
4 7 (30.43%) Automated Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Selenium
4 7 (30.43%) Cucumber
5 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
6 5 (21.74%) WebDriver
6 5 (21.74%) C#
6 5 (21.74%) Java
6 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
6 5 (21.74%) BDD
6 5 (21.74%) SDLC
6 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
7 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
7 4 (17.39%) SpecFlow
7 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
7 4 (17.39%) System Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (13.04%) TDD
8 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution

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 (8.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) GitHub
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Wireless
1 2 (8.70%) Wireless Security
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Cucumber
1 7 (30.43%) Selenium
1 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 5 (21.74%) WebDriver
3 4 (17.39%) SpecFlow
4 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
5 2 (8.70%) FitNesse
5 2 (8.70%) JMeter
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution
2 3 (13.04%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Gherkin
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) Behat
2 2 (8.70%) SOAP
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) WSDL
2 2 (8.70%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) CESG
2 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) System Integration Testing
2 9 (39.13%) Test Scripting
3 7 (30.43%) Automated Testing
3 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
4 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
5 5 (21.74%) BDD
5 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
5 5 (21.74%) SDLC
6 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
6 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
6 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
6 4 (17.39%) System Testing
7 3 (13.04%) API Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) TDD
8 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) C
3 2 (8.70%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) ISTQB
2 7 (30.43%) ISEB
3 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (8.70%) CREST Certified
4 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) CEH
5 1 (4.35%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (4.35%) CISA
5 1 (4.35%) CISSP
5 1 (4.35%) OSCP
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle