The median annual salary for a Senior Agile Tester was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies 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 Agile Tester
UK
Rank 843 936 939
Rank change year-on-year +93 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Agile Tester 6 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.010% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.010% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 6
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +36.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year +30.76% -1.51%  

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 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Agile Tester
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Agile Tester in the UK

Senior Agile Tester
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Agile Tester in the UK

Senior Agile Tester
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Agile Tester over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Agile Tester in the UK

Senior Agile Tester
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Agile Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 +89 6 £45,000 - 2
London +75 4 £45,500 -17.27% 2
Hertfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
West End of London - 1 £42,500 - 1
Reading - 1 £37,500 -
Watford - 1 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £37,500 -
South East - 1 £37,500 -
East of England - 1 £47,500 -

Senior Agile Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Senior Agile 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 Senior Agile Tester in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) QA
3 10 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 9 (60.00%) Selenium
5 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
5 7 (46.67%) Java
5 7 (46.67%) Cucumber
6 6 (40.00%) SoapUI
6 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (40.00%) Web Services
6 6 (40.00%) Unix
6 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (33.33%) JUnit
7 5 (33.33%) RESTful
8 4 (26.67%) System Testing
8 4 (26.67%) SaaS
8 4 (26.67%) Hamcrest
8 4 (26.67%) REST
8 4 (26.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
8 4 (26.67%) HBase
8 4 (26.67%) SOA
8 4 (26.67%) Python
8 4 (26.67%) Linux
8 4 (26.67%) MySQL
8 4 (26.67%) ISEB
8 4 (26.67%) JMeter
8 4 (26.67%) Scrum
8 4 (26.67%) jMock

Senior Agile Tester Skill Set
Top Related 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 (6.67%) Confluence
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (26.67%) HBase
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
1 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Selenium
2 7 (46.67%) Cucumber
3 6 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 5 (33.33%) JUnit
5 4 (26.67%) Hamcrest
5 4 (26.67%) JIRA
5 4 (26.67%) JMeter
5 4 (26.67%) jMock
6 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
7 1 (6.67%) FitNesse
7 1 (6.67%) Hudson
7 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 1 (6.67%) Subversion
7 1 (6.67%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 5 (33.33%) RESTful
3 4 (26.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) SOA
5 4 (26.67%) System Testing
5 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Kanban
6 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (20.00%) SDLC
6 3 (20.00%) Software Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
6 3 (20.00%) Validation
7 2 (13.33%) API Testing
7 2 (13.33%) BDD
7 2 (13.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Groovy
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Scala
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISEB
2 3 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
West End
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago