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

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 115 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.44% 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £36,250 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.49% -10.00%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1703 1548 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.35% 93.14% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1356 1360 1533
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Test Engineer
Cambridgeshire

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Senior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (61.54%) JavaScript
1 8 (61.54%) Perl
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) Python
3 6 (46.15%) Ruby
3 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 5 (38.46%) QA
4 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
4 5 (38.46%) Internet
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Validation
5 4 (30.77%) HTTP
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
6 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
6 3 (23.08%) Use Case
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) JIRA
6 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
6 3 (23.08%) C#
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
6 3 (23.08%) Bluetooth
6 3 (23.08%) Firmware
6 3 (23.08%) Electronics
6 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (23.08%) Wireless
7 2 (15.38%) JMeter
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (38.46%) Internet
2 4 (30.77%) HTTP
3 3 (23.08%) Bluetooth
3 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) JMeter
2 2 (15.38%) Fiddler
2 2 (15.38%) WATIR
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
2 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) Hudson
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (23.08%) Electronics
2 2 (15.38%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
1 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
1 3 (23.08%) Firmware
2 2 (15.38%) Chemistry
2 2 (15.38%) Biology
2 2 (15.38%) Life Science
3 1 (7.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
2 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Validation
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 3 (23.08%) Use Case
5 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
1 8 (61.54%) Perl
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) Python
3 6 (46.15%) Ruby
4 3 (23.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) HND
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
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