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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 121 130 161
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 15 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.62% 0.18% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.19% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 1
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +14.45%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -16.66%
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
2331 2143 2872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.97% 95.50% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1841 1860 2517
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 10 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Peterborough - 5 £40,000 -
Senior Test Engineer
East of England

Senior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (52.38%) Test Scripting
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Python
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) Wireless
4 7 (33.33%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) QA
5 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (28.57%) C#
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) Perl
6 5 (23.81%) Internet
6 5 (23.81%) Ruby
6 5 (23.81%) Selenium
6 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
7 4 (19.05%) WebDriver
7 4 (19.05%) Software Architecture
7 4 (19.05%) WATIR
7 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
7 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) HTTP
7 4 (19.05%) Network Management
8 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
8 3 (14.29%) DSL
8 3 (14.29%) CSS
8 3 (14.29%) HTML
8 3 (14.29%) ISTQB

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (38.10%) Wireless
2 5 (23.81%) Internet
3 4 (19.05%) HTTP
4 3 (14.29%) DSL
5 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.76%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Selenium
2 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) WATIR
2 4 (19.05%) WebDriver
3 3 (14.29%) LabVIEW
4 2 (9.52%) JIRA
4 2 (9.52%) JMeter
4 2 (9.52%) Sahi
4 2 (9.52%) Fiddler
4 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.52%) Jasmine
4 2 (9.52%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.76%) Hudson
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
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 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 2 (9.52%) Life Science
4 2 (9.52%) Chemistry
4 2 (9.52%) Biology
5 1 (4.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (52.38%) Test Scripting
2 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (19.05%) Software Architecture
3 4 (19.05%) Network Management
3 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
5 2 (9.52%) BDD
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Validation
6 1 (4.76%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Python
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (28.57%) C#
5 5 (23.81%) Perl
5 5 (23.81%) Ruby
6 2 (9.52%) F#
7 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.76%) HND
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Atmel
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