The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 25 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 127 136 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 13 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.53% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Average salary £38,750 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.10% -5.29%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2335 2221 2637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.11% 93.52% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1896 1916 2298
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £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
East of England

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Senior Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Senior Test Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Cambridge +2 8 £36,250 -23.68%
Peterborough - 4 £40,000 -
Senior Test Engineer
East of England

Senior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
1 8 (38.10%) Perl
1 8 (38.10%) Python
1 8 (38.10%) Ruby
1 8 (38.10%) QA
1 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
2 7 (33.33%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) Wireless
3 6 (28.57%) C#
3 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 5 (23.81%) Selenium
4 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
4 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
4 5 (23.81%) Internet
4 5 (23.81%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (19.05%) Validation
5 4 (19.05%) HTTP
5 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
5 4 (19.05%) WebDriver
5 4 (19.05%) WATIR
6 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Use Case
6 3 (14.29%) JIRA
6 3 (14.29%) Mathematics

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 7 (33.33%) Wireless
2 5 (23.81%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (23.81%) Internet
3 4 (19.05%) HTTP
4 3 (14.29%) Bluetooth
5 2 (9.52%) DSL
6 1 (4.76%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Selenium
2 4 (19.05%) WebDriver
2 4 (19.05%) WATIR
3 3 (14.29%) JIRA
4 2 (9.52%) JMeter
4 2 (9.52%) LabVIEW
4 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.52%) Fiddler
4 2 (9.52%) Sahi
4 2 (9.52%) Jasmine
4 2 (9.52%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.76%) Hudson
5 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (14.29%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 3 (14.29%) Firmware
1 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) Chemistry
2 2 (9.52%) Biology
2 2 (9.52%) Life Science
3 1 (4.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
2 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Validation
5 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 3 (14.29%) Use Case
5 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 2 (9.52%) BDD
6 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Compatibility Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
6 2 (9.52%) System Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
1 8 (38.10%) Perl
1 8 (38.10%) Python
1 8 (38.10%) Ruby
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) F#
4 2 (9.52%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
3 3 (14.29%) ISEB
4 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (4.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Atmel