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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 218 217 225
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 8 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.11% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 3
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +46.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £41,250 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5473 4979 5887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.03% 93.54% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3975 3912 5060
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Senior Test Engineer
South East

Senior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) Python
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) Selenium
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
4 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
5 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
5 3 (23.08%) ATDD
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) PHP
5 3 (23.08%) Internet
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Ruby
5 3 (23.08%) Test Management
5 3 (23.08%) System Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (15.38%) NAS
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) Internet
3 2 (15.38%) NAS
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
1 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
2 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (7.69%) MSTest
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) BDD
3 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
3 3 (23.08%) ATDD
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Test Management
3 3 (23.08%) System Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 3 (23.08%) Ruby
5 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
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