The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Senior Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 225 252 257
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 15 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.13% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.14% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 5
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -26.92%
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5698 6594 6985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.89% 97.07% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4708 5430 5658
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Senior Test Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +4 7 £57,500 +21.05% 3
Hertfordshire - 5 £45,000 -
Essex - 3 - - 1
Senior Test Engineer
England

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 East of England region featuring Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) Selenium
3 14 (38.89%) Test Strategy
4 13 (36.11%) Degree
5 12 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 11 (30.56%) Test Automation
6 11 (30.56%) Functional Testing
6 11 (30.56%) QA
6 11 (30.56%) Python
7 9 (25.00%) Linux
7 9 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (25.00%) TDD
8 8 (22.22%) ISEB
8 8 (22.22%) Windows
8 8 (22.22%) Java
9 7 (19.44%) Automated Testing
10 6 (16.67%) Cucumber
10 6 (16.67%) Automation Testing
10 6 (16.67%) JIRA
11 5 (13.89%) Web Testing
11 5 (13.89%) Software Testing
11 5 (13.89%) ISTQB
11 5 (13.89%) Scrum
11 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
11 5 (13.89%) Software Delivery
11 5 (13.89%) BDD
12 4 (11.11%) JUnit
12 4 (11.11%) Manual Testing
12 4 (11.11%) Kanban

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (8.33%) 3GPP
1 3 (8.33%) HTTP
1 3 (8.33%) LTE
2 1 (2.78%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) GIS
1 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (50.00%) Selenium
2 6 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 6 (16.67%) JIRA
3 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
4 4 (11.11%) JUnit
5 3 (8.33%) Bugzilla
5 3 (8.33%) ClearQuest
5 3 (8.33%) CruiseControl
5 3 (8.33%) FishEye
5 3 (8.33%) Hudson
5 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.33%) SoapUI
5 3 (8.33%) TeamCity
5 3 (8.33%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (5.56%) Electronics
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Military
2 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) GWT
1 3 (8.33%) Middleware
1 3 (8.33%) REST
1 3 (8.33%) RESTful
1 3 (8.33%) SOAP
1 3 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Test Strategy
3 12 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 11 (30.56%) Functional Testing
4 11 (30.56%) Test Automation
5 9 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 9 (25.00%) TDD
5 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (19.44%) Automated Testing
7 6 (16.67%) Automation Testing
8 5 (13.89%) BDD
8 5 (13.89%) Scrum
8 5 (13.89%) Software Delivery
8 5 (13.89%) Software Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Web Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Kanban
9 4 (11.11%) Manual Testing
10 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.33%) Open Source
10 3 (8.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) Python
2 8 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) C
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) C++
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) Perl
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Degree
2 8 (22.22%) ISEB
3 5 (13.89%) ISTQB
4 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.78%) EMC
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