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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 254 259 258
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 10 12 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.16% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 24
Median salary £59,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,200 £50,000 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
Senior Test Engineer
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 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
6571 7528 8361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.73% 97.68% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5448 6168 6954
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Senior Test Engineer Salary Histogram 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 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +1 7 £59,000 +21.02%
Essex - 2 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Test Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 14 (73.68%) Test Automation
2 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
3 11 (57.89%) Degree
4 9 (47.37%) QA
4 9 (47.37%) Java
5 7 (36.84%) Perl
5 7 (36.84%) Python
6 6 (31.58%) Linux
7 5 (26.32%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) JIRA
8 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
8 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.79%) Perforce
9 3 (15.79%) HTTP
9 3 (15.79%) HTML
9 3 (15.79%) Web Services
9 3 (15.79%) XML
9 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.79%) Fiddler
9 3 (15.79%) SDLC
9 3 (15.79%) Life Science
9 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
9 3 (15.79%) REST
9 3 (15.79%) Natural Language Processing
9 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
10 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
10 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (10.53%) Marketing
10 2 (10.53%) Computer Science

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) Fiddler
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (10.53%) Electronics
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Military
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) Natural Language Processing
1 3 (15.79%) REST
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
1 3 (15.79%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) JMS
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Life Science
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Solaris
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Test Automation
2 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (5.26%) QA Automation
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.26%) System Testing
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) Perl
2 7 (36.84%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) Ada
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) Def Stans
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Perforce
2 1 (5.26%) FINEOS
2 1 (5.26%) Guidewire
2 1 (5.26%) Telerik