The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 129 121 153
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 11 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.45% 0.32% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.34% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 2
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
Senior Test Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2337 2082 2933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.54% 96.08% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1833 1756 2544
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +5 10 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Peterborough - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Test Engineer
East of England

Senior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (43.48%) Test Scripting
2 9 (39.13%) Linux
3 8 (34.78%) Python
3 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 7 (30.43%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) Wireless
4 7 (30.43%) Software Testing
5 6 (26.09%) QA
6 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
6 5 (21.74%) Internet
6 5 (21.74%) C#
6 5 (21.74%) Perl
6 5 (21.74%) HTTP
6 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
7 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
7 4 (17.39%) Network Management
7 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
7 4 (17.39%) Windows
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
7 4 (17.39%) Ruby
7 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Selenium
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
8 3 (13.04%) Test Automation

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Wireless
2 5 (21.74%) Internet
2 5 (21.74%) HTTP
3 3 (13.04%) DSL
4 1 (4.35%) VLAN
4 1 (4.35%) ZigBee
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) SSL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Selenium
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) WATIR
2 3 (13.04%) LabVIEW
2 3 (13.04%) WebDriver
3 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.70%) JMeter
3 2 (8.70%) Fiddler
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) Sahi
4 1 (4.35%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Games
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) REST
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
3 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.70%) Chemistry
4 2 (8.70%) Biology
4 2 (8.70%) Life Science
5 1 (4.35%) PKI
5 1 (4.35%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (43.48%) Test Scripting
2 7 (30.43%) Software Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
4 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
4 4 (17.39%) Network Management
4 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Security Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Validation
7 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.35%) BDD
7 1 (4.35%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Python
1 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) C#
3 5 (21.74%) Perl
4 4 (17.39%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago