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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 202 218 218
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 24 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.018% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.019% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 7
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -11.17%
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
5462 5257 5323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.33% 93.16% 94.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3813 4136 4455
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 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 22 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 18 £41,500 +3.75%
Bracknell - 6 £42,500 -
Senior Test Engineer
South East

Senior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 28 (71.79%) QA
2 21 (53.85%) C#
3 17 (43.59%) Python
4 14 (35.90%) Java
5 13 (33.33%) Selenium
5 13 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (30.77%) WebDriver
6 12 (30.77%) SQL
7 11 (28.21%) .NET
7 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
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%) Manual Testing
8 10 (25.64%) Ruby
9 9 (23.08%) VMware
9 9 (23.08%) VMware ESX
9 9 (23.08%) System Testing
9 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (23.08%) Integration Testing
9 9 (23.08%) WebLOAD
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%) VBScript
9 9 (23.08%) C++
9 9 (23.08%) IIS
9 9 (23.08%) Active Directory

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 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 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Selenium
2 12 (30.77%) WebDriver
3 9 (23.08%) WebLOAD
3 9 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (23.08%) AQtime
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.56%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (2.56%) MSTest
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) XML
2 9 (23.08%) MAPI
3 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Firmware
2 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
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
1 10 (25.64%) Manual Testing
2 9 (23.08%) System Testing
2 9 (23.08%) Integration Testing
2 9 (23.08%) Benchmarking
2 9 (23.08%) Automation Testing
2 9 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 5 (12.82%) Test Scripting
4 5 (12.82%) Regression Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Test Management
6 2 (5.13%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) Scrum
6 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Web Development
7 1 (2.56%) Migration
7 1 (2.56%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) C#
2 17 (43.59%) Python
3 14 (35.90%) Java
4 12 (30.77%) SQL
5 10 (25.64%) PHP
5 10 (25.64%) Ruby
6 9 (23.08%) VBScript
6 9 (23.08%) C++
7 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (71.79%) QA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) VMware ESX
1 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) VMware