The median annual salary for a Senior Tester was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Tester
South East / Hampshire
Rank 170 189 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.034% 0.089% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.091% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2854 3299 3632
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 97.07% 97.52% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2419 2941 3091
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire that featured Senior Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Tester in Hampshire

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Tester in Hampshire

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Hampshire region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Infor
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) LoadUI
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Sage

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) LoadUI
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Infor
1 1 (50.00%) Sage
1 1 (50.00%) SAP