The median annual salary for a Senior Software Tester was - in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Senior Software Tester
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 234 252
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Tester 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.053% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.054% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Median salary - £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +10.71% -10.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5297 5545 6715
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.68% 97.71% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4451 4684 5528
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Software Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Tester in Yorkshire

Senior Software Tester
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Tester in Yorkshire

Senior Software Tester Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Senior Software 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior Software Tester in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) TestComplete
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) iPad
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB

Senior Software Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (100.00%) TestComplete
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft