The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 July 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 106 114 114
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 15 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.83% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.13% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 4
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.10% -5.29%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1739 1540 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.81% 95.12% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1367 1313
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,122
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -0.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Test Engineer
South West

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Senior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (57.14%) Validation
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Testing
3 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) Linux
5 6 (21.43%) SS7
5 6 (21.43%) 4G
5 6 (21.43%) SIGTRAN
5 6 (21.43%) Erlang
5 6 (21.43%) Solaris
6 5 (17.86%) Black-Box Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 4 (14.29%) Selenium
7 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.71%) Maven
8 3 (10.71%) GPRS
8 3 (10.71%) GSM
8 3 (10.71%) UMTS
8 3 (10.71%) WCDMA
8 3 (10.71%) TestNG
8 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
9 2 (7.14%) LTE
9 2 (7.14%) Security Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Degree
9 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
9 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.14%) Integration Acceptance Testing

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (21.43%) SS7
1 6 (21.43%) 4G
1 6 (21.43%) SIGTRAN
2 3 (10.71%) GPRS
2 3 (10.71%) GSM
2 3 (10.71%) UMTS
2 3 (10.71%) WCDMA
3 2 (7.14%) LTE
4 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Selenium
2 3 (10.71%) Maven
2 3 (10.71%) TestNG
3 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.57%) JUnit
4 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Electronics
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Solaris
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Validation
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Black-Box Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.14%) Security Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
7 2 (7.14%) Integration Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
8 1 (3.57%) Matrix Management
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Erlang
2 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
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