The median annual salary for a Mobile Tester was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Mobile Tester
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 891 924
Rank change year-on-year +32 +33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Tester 30 49 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.050% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.052% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 22 43 54
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,250 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,625 £65,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +21.42% +7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85307 94661 107304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.92% 96.51% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 283995 351566 402215
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Mobile Tester
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Mobile Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Tester in the UK

Mobile Tester
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Mobile Tester in the UK

Mobile Tester
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Tester over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Mobile Tester in the UK

Mobile Tester
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
England +38 30 £42,500 +13.33% 4
London +12 18 £42,500 - 3
UK excluding London +24 12 £42,500 +21.42% 1
North of England -4 5 £24,500 -2.00% 1
Midlands +15 4 £45,000 +38.46%
East of England -13 3 £37,500 -

Mobile Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Mobile 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 featuring Mobile Tester in the job title.

1 36 (70.59%) QA
1 36 (70.59%) Test Automation
2 32 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (47.06%) Android
4 23 (45.10%) Selenium
5 20 (39.22%) Apple iOS
6 17 (33.33%) BDD
6 17 (33.33%) Mobile App
7 15 (29.41%) QA Automation
8 14 (27.45%) C#
9 13 (25.49%) Scrum
9 13 (25.49%) JIRA
9 13 (25.49%) Test Scripting
9 13 (25.49%) Manual Testing
9 13 (25.49%) WebDriver
10 11 (21.57%) Cucumber
10 11 (21.57%) Calabash
10 11 (21.57%) Java
11 10 (19.61%) .NET
11 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
11 10 (19.61%) OO
11 10 (19.61%) SpecFlow
12 9 (17.65%) SQL
12 9 (17.65%) Visual Studio
13 8 (15.69%) User Stories
13 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
13 8 (15.69%) OOP
13 8 (15.69%) Software Testing
13 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
13 8 (15.69%) Appium

Mobile Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (1.96%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) GitHub
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (45.10%) Selenium
2 13 (25.49%) JIRA
2 13 (25.49%) WebDriver
3 11 (21.57%) Calabash
3 11 (21.57%) Cucumber
4 10 (19.61%) SpecFlow
5 9 (17.65%) Visual Studio
6 8 (15.69%) Appium
6 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
7 6 (11.76%) Robotium
8 2 (3.92%) IntelliJ
8 2 (3.92%) JMeter
8 2 (3.92%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.92%) Zephyr
9 1 (1.96%) Capybara
9 1 (1.96%) eggPlant
9 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.96%) Subversion
9 1 (1.96%) WATIR
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Automotive
2 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.96%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) .NET
2 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
3 4 (7.84%) Gherkin
4 2 (3.92%) Middleware
4 2 (3.92%) Web Services
5 1 (1.96%) Behat
5 1 (1.96%) HTML
5 1 (1.96%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.80%) Smartphone
2 5 (9.80%) User Experience
3 3 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Fintech
4 2 (3.92%) iPhone
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (47.06%) Android
2 20 (39.22%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.84%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Unix
4 2 (3.92%) Windows
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) Test Automation
2 32 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (33.33%) BDD
4 15 (29.41%) QA Automation
5 13 (25.49%) Manual Testing
5 13 (25.49%) Scrum
5 13 (25.49%) Test Scripting
6 10 (19.61%) OO
7 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
7 8 (15.69%) OOP
7 8 (15.69%) Software Testing
7 8 (15.69%) User Stories
8 7 (13.73%) Defect Tracking
9 6 (11.76%) Regression Testing
9 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 6 (11.76%) TDD
10 5 (9.80%) Defect Management
10 5 (9.80%) Scenario Testing
11 4 (7.84%) B2C
11 4 (7.84%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) C#
2 11 (21.57%) Java
3 9 (17.65%) SQL
4 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.88%) Python
6 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.92%) Ruby
6 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.96%) C++
7 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.92%) GNVQ
3 2 (3.92%) HND
3 2 (3.92%) ISEB
3 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (70.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.96%) PayPal
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