The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Senior Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 97 104 105
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 6 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.52% 0.40% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.41% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 1
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1109 1463 1545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.52% 97.79% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 889 1133 1245
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Senior Test Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Python
1 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 9 (64.29%) Test Scripting
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 2 (14.29%) LTE
6 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) ISEB
6 2 (14.29%) Firmware
6 2 (14.29%) Electronics
6 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 2 (14.29%) QA
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) Military
7 1 (7.14%) JIRA
7 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
7 1 (7.14%) Selenium
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Use Case
7 1 (7.14%) Kanban
7 1 (7.14%) V-Model
7 1 (7.14%) Finance
7 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
7 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
7 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (7.14%) Wireless
7 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LTE
2 1 (7.14%) 3GPP
2 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
2 9 (64.29%) Test Scripting
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Use Case
6 1 (7.14%) V-Model
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Firmware