The median annual salary for a Senior Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Tester
South East / Surrey
Rank - 201 214
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.17% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.17% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Median salary - £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.22%  
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2667 4056 4350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.25% 97.62% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2147 3475 3596
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Tester in Surrey

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Senior Tester in Surrey

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 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 Surrey region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
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Salary: From £50,000 to £87,000 per annum plus benefits and car allowence
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago