The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 223 217 217
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 7 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.13% 0.093% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.099% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Senior Test Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5114 5044 4871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.20% 93.63% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3777 3733 4043
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,400 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 28 January 2015. 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
Maidenhead - 5 - -
Reading - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Test Engineer
South East

Senior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 8 (53.33%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (46.67%) Automation Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (33.33%) Internet
4 5 (33.33%) 3G
4 5 (33.33%) VBScript
4 5 (33.33%) XML
4 5 (33.33%) Broadband
4 5 (33.33%) Smartphone
4 5 (33.33%) QA
4 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 5 (33.33%) System Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 3 (20.00%) Test Management
6 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) Python
6 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (13.33%) C#
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) Selenium
8 1 (6.67%) WPF
8 1 (6.67%) JSON
8 1 (6.67%) TDD
8 1 (6.67%) Telerik
8 1 (6.67%) HTML

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Broadband
1 5 (33.33%) Internet
1 5 (33.33%) 3G
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) WPF
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Smartphone
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Automation Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 5 (33.33%) System Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Test Management
4 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) VBScript
2 3 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Telerik