The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 50 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.45% - 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% - 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £32,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
Senior Test Engineer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
271 311 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 98.19% 97.80% 98.29%
Number of salaries quoted 250 282 282
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer across the Bedford region.

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in Bedford

Senior Test Engineer
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Senior Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Test Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Delivery

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Senior Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) Degree