The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Senior Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 92 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.21% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Senior Test Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1132 1391 1435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.53% 95.34% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 661 916 950
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
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 Edinburgh

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

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Edinburgh region featuring Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) EPoS
3 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) EPoS
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) VMware