The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 246 202 250
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 8 41 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.62% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.64% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 18
Average salary £57,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.85% +2.50%
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
6939 6363 8070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.26% 96.39% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5613 5136 6982
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 the East of England

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

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 23 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire 0 5 £47,500 +13.09%
Hertfordshire -40 3 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Senior Test Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 14 (56.00%) Test Scripting
2 13 (52.00%) Software Testing
3 11 (44.00%) Test Automation
4 10 (40.00%) Web Services
4 10 (40.00%) SQL
5 9 (36.00%) JUnit
5 9 (36.00%) XML
5 9 (36.00%) C#
5 9 (36.00%) Java
5 9 (36.00%) Linux
5 9 (36.00%) WATIR
5 9 (36.00%) Selenium
5 9 (36.00%) NUnit
5 9 (36.00%) Ruby
5 9 (36.00%) RESTful
5 9 (36.00%) JBehave
5 9 (36.00%) Open Source
5 9 (36.00%) Cucumber
5 9 (36.00%) BDD
5 9 (36.00%) SpecFlow
5 9 (36.00%) Gherkin
5 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (36.00%) Calabash
6 7 (28.00%) Python
6 7 (28.00%) Wireless
7 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
8 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.00%) MS Excel

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Wireless
2 2 (8.00%) 3G
2 2 (8.00%) 3GPP
2 2 (8.00%) HTTP
2 2 (8.00%) LTE
2 2 (8.00%) 4G
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) SSL
3 1 (4.00%) DSL
3 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) JUnit
1 9 (36.00%) NUnit
1 9 (36.00%) WATIR
1 9 (36.00%) Selenium
1 9 (36.00%) JBehave
1 9 (36.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (36.00%) SpecFlow
1 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (36.00%) Calabash
2 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (4.00%) Fiddler
3 1 (4.00%) QADirector
3 1 (4.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Web Services
2 9 (36.00%) XML
2 9 (36.00%) RESTful
2 9 (36.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
3 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Open Source
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.00%) Chemistry
4 1 (4.00%) Biology
4 1 (4.00%) Smartcard
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Life Science
4 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Test Scripting
2 13 (52.00%) Software Testing
3 11 (44.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (36.00%) BDD
5 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.00%) Network Management
6 4 (16.00%) Software Architecture
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.00%) Test Planning
7 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.00%) Project Management
8 1 (4.00%) Validation
8 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Manual Testing
8 1 (4.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) Ruby
2 9 (36.00%) C#
2 9 (36.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) Python
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) C++
5 3 (12.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Perforce
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