The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 90 100 110
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% 0.072% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.076% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £41,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
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
1213 1324 1582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.52% 95.73% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 782 808 1007
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) EPoS
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
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