The median annual salary for a Senior Tester was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Senior Tester
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 97 99
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.098% 0.091% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.094% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £60,000 £33,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +81.81% -27.47%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 990 1060 1203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 97.25% 96.45% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 789 806 933
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Tester in Nottinghamshire

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Tester in Nottinghamshire

Senior Tester
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Tester within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Nottingham +11 1 £60,000 +81.81%
Senior Tester
East Midlands

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Perforce
3 2 (40.00%) AWK
3 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) sed
3 2 (40.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Fintech

Senior Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) CruiseControl
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) AWK
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) sed
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Perforce