The median annual salary for a Mobile Tester was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 831 912 886
Rank change year-on-year +81 -26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Tester 21 38 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.036% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.038% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 16 36 59
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £95,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £36,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +11.53%  

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 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Mobile Tester
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Mobile Tester in the UK

Mobile Tester
Top 18 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 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
England +58 21 £38,750 +3.33% 3
West Midlands - 8 £37,500 -
London +53 7 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Solihull - 4 £41,250 -
North West -12 3 £30,000 -68.42% 1
Manchester -29 3 £30,000 -68.42% 1
City of London +43 2 £45,000 +34.32%
Birmingham - 2 £25,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £29,000 -
South East +62 1 £45,000 +36.36%
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £30,000 -
Newbury - 1 £45,000 -
Harrogate - 1 £23,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £30,000 -
Leeds - 1 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £23,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -

Mobile Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (63.04%) QA
3 23 (50.00%) Android
4 21 (45.65%) Mobile App
5 19 (41.30%) Manual Testing
5 19 (41.30%) Selenium
6 17 (36.96%) Apple iOS
6 17 (36.96%) C#
7 16 (34.78%) Automated Testing
8 15 (32.61%) Scrum
9 13 (28.26%) Java
10 12 (26.09%) WebDriver
11 11 (23.91%) Software Testing
11 11 (23.91%) Test Scripting
11 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
11 11 (23.91%) Appium
12 10 (21.74%) Defect Management
12 10 (21.74%) Calabash
12 10 (21.74%) BDD
12 10 (21.74%) Robotium
13 9 (19.57%) Cucumber
13 9 (19.57%) JIRA
13 9 (19.57%) Finance
13 9 (19.57%) User Experience
14 8 (17.39%) Defect Tracking
14 8 (17.39%) Regression Testing
14 8 (17.39%) SQL
14 8 (17.39%) Performance Testing
14 8 (17.39%) Git (software)

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:

Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.35%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (41.30%) Selenium
2 12 (26.09%) WebDriver
3 11 (23.91%) Appium
4 10 (21.74%) Calabash
4 10 (21.74%) Robotium
5 9 (19.57%) Cucumber
5 9 (19.57%) JIRA
6 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
7 7 (15.22%) SpecFlow
8 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio
9 3 (6.52%) Xcode
10 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
10 2 (4.35%) Subversion
10 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
11 1 (2.17%) eggPlant
11 1 (2.17%) Gatling
11 1 (2.17%) HP UFT
11 1 (2.17%) JMeter
11 1 (2.17%) Ranorex
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Automotive
3 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) .NET
2 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
2 4 (8.70%) RESTful
3 3 (6.52%) Gherkin
3 3 (6.52%) HTML
4 2 (4.35%) HTML5
5 1 (2.17%) Android SDK
5 1 (2.17%) Behat
5 1 (2.17%) CSS
5 1 (2.17%) Flash
5 1 (2.17%) iOS SDK
5 1 (2.17%) REST
5 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (45.65%) Mobile App
2 9 (19.57%) User Experience
3 4 (8.70%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.52%) Fintech
4 3 (6.52%) Smartphone
5 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.35%) iPhone
6 1 (2.17%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 23 (50.00%) Android
2 17 (36.96%) Apple iOS
3 6 (13.04%) Unix
4 2 (4.35%) Linux
4 2 (4.35%) Windows
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) Manual Testing
3 16 (34.78%) Automated Testing
4 15 (32.61%) Scrum
5 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (23.91%) Software Testing
5 11 (23.91%) Test Scripting
6 10 (21.74%) BDD
6 10 (21.74%) Defect Management
7 8 (17.39%) Defect Tracking
7 8 (17.39%) Performance Testing
7 8 (17.39%) Regression Testing
7 8 (17.39%) Test Automation
8 7 (15.22%) Automation Testing
8 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
8 7 (15.22%) OO
8 7 (15.22%) QA Automation
9 6 (13.04%) Functional Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Open Source
10 5 (10.87%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) C#
2 13 (28.26%) Java
3 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.39%) SQL
5 7 (15.22%) Python
6 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.70%) Ruby
7 3 (6.52%) Perl
7 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.35%) C
9 1 (2.17%) C++
9 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) ISEB
2 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.35%) GNVQ
4 2 (4.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (63.04%) QA
2 5 (10.87%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) PayPal
2 1 (2.17%) Qualys
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