The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 188 216 218
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 28 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 0.018% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.019% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 7
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.49% -10.00%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5207 5151 5587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.57% 93.18% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3684 4085 4710
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Test Engineer
South East

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Senior Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Senior Test Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 21 £55,000 +37.50%
Bracknell - 6 £42,500 -
Slough - 1 £32,500 -
Senior Test Engineer
South East

Senior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 29 (74.36%) QA
2 21 (53.85%) C#
3 16 (41.03%) Python
4 14 (35.90%) SQL
4 14 (35.90%) Java
5 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (33.33%) Selenium
6 12 (30.77%) WebDriver
7 11 (28.21%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (28.21%) .NET
8 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
8 10 (25.64%) PHP
8 10 (25.64%) Windows
8 10 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (25.64%) Ruby
9 9 (23.08%) Degree
9 9 (23.08%) IMAP
9 9 (23.08%) Wireshark
9 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
9 9 (23.08%) WebLOAD
9 9 (23.08%) Manual Testing
9 9 (23.08%) VMware
9 9 (23.08%) VMware ESX
9 9 (23.08%) C++
9 9 (23.08%) IIS
9 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 9 (23.08%) Benchmarking
9 9 (23.08%) SMTP
9 9 (23.08%) MAPI
9 9 (23.08%) SAN

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (23.08%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) IMAP
1 9 (23.08%) Wireshark
1 9 (23.08%) SMTP
1 9 (23.08%) SAN
1 9 (23.08%) NAS
2 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Selenium
2 12 (30.77%) WebDriver
3 9 (23.08%) WebLOAD
3 9 (23.08%) AQtime
4 8 (20.51%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.56%) MSTest
5 1 (2.56%) Selenium IDE
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) MAPI
3 8 (20.51%) XML
4 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (23.08%) Manual Testing
2 9 (23.08%) Benchmarking
2 9 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (20.51%) Automation Testing
3 8 (20.51%) System Testing
3 8 (20.51%) Integration Testing
4 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
5 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.26%) Test Strategy
5 4 (10.26%) Regression Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Test Management
7 2 (5.13%) Scrum
7 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.56%) Migration
8 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.56%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.56%) Web Development
8 1 (2.56%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) C#
2 16 (41.03%) Python
3 14 (35.90%) SQL
3 14 (35.90%) Java
4 10 (25.64%) PHP
4 10 (25.64%) Ruby
5 9 (23.08%) C++
6 8 (20.51%) VBScript
7 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (74.36%) QA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) VMware ESX
1 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) VMware