The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the 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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 818 842 758
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -84
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 83 100 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.097% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.10% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 70 78 178
Median salary £58,250 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,550 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- +10.42%
Senior Test Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87545 99782 108857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.53% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 74699 83238 89859
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in England

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Senior Test Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Senior Test Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
London +36 35 £65,000 +36.84% 3
Yorkshire +27 13 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England +39 11 £59,000 +24.21%
West Midlands -11 10 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands - 5 £42,500 - 2
South East +9 4 £52,500 +5.00% 1
South West +7 4 £37,500 -9.09% 1
North West +22 1 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Senior Test Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 England region featuring Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 107 (63.31%) Test Automation
2 83 (49.11%) Java
3 78 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (46.15%) QA
4 66 (39.05%) Test Strategy
5 56 (33.14%) Selenium
6 55 (32.54%) SQL
7 49 (28.99%) Finance
8 48 (28.40%) Automation Testing
9 46 (27.22%) Software Testing
10 44 (26.04%) Degree
11 42 (24.85%) Automated Testing
12 41 (24.26%) Cucumber
13 40 (23.67%) Python
14 39 (23.08%) ISEB
15 36 (21.30%) ISTQB
16 33 (19.53%) Linux
17 31 (18.34%) Manual Testing
18 27 (15.98%) Microsoft
18 27 (15.98%) Test Scripting
18 27 (15.98%) TDD
19 26 (15.38%) Unit Testing
20 25 (14.79%) Unix
21 24 (14.20%) C#
21 24 (14.20%) Integration Testing
21 24 (14.20%) BDD
21 24 (14.20%) Build Automation
22 22 (13.02%) Functional Testing
23 21 (12.43%) Software Engineering
24 20 (11.83%) Ruby

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.78%) Confluence
2 1 (0.59%) Alfresco
2 1 (0.59%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (0.59%) CMS
2 1 (0.59%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.59%) FastStats
1 1 (0.59%) LabWindows
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.59%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.96%) GitHub
2 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.96%) HTTP
2 4 (2.37%) Internet
2 4 (2.37%) LTE
2 4 (2.37%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (1.78%) VLAN
4 2 (1.18%) Modbus
4 2 (1.18%) Profibus
4 2 (1.18%) SAN
5 1 (0.59%) GPRS
5 1 (0.59%) GSM
5 1 (0.59%) RS-232
5 1 (0.59%) UMTS
5 1 (0.59%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.51%) Relational Database
1 11 (6.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.14%) Big Data
3 4 (2.37%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.18%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 56 (33.14%) Selenium
2 41 (24.26%) Cucumber
3 20 (11.83%) JIRA
4 14 (8.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 13 (7.69%) WebDriver
6 12 (7.10%) Subversion
7 9 (5.33%) Git (software)
8 8 (4.73%) HP UFT
9 7 (4.14%) JMeter
9 7 (4.14%) SpecFlow
10 6 (3.55%) Mercurial
10 6 (3.55%) SoapUI
10 6 (3.55%) WATIR
11 5 (2.96%) Ranorex
12 4 (2.37%) Appium
12 4 (2.37%) Serena SBM
12 4 (2.37%) TestDirector
12 4 (2.37%) WinRunner
13 3 (1.78%) JUnit
General
1 49 (28.99%) Finance
2 15 (8.88%) Banking
3 14 (8.28%) Retail
4 9 (5.33%) Front Office
5 8 (4.73%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.14%) Legal
7 4 (2.37%) Electronics
7 4 (2.37%) Games
8 3 (1.78%) Back Office
8 3 (1.78%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.78%) Marketing
9 2 (1.18%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.18%) Automotive
9 2 (1.18%) Military
10 1 (0.59%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.69%) Web Services
2 12 (7.10%) SOAP
3 9 (5.33%) .NET
3 9 (5.33%) Gherkin
4 7 (4.14%) RESTful
5 5 (2.96%) REST
6 4 (2.37%) HTML
7 3 (1.78%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (1.78%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (1.78%) XML
8 1 (0.59%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.59%) CSS
8 1 (0.59%) HTML5
8 1 (0.59%) iBATIS
8 1 (0.59%) J2EE
8 1 (0.59%) JMS
8 1 (0.59%) Middleware
8 1 (0.59%) Spring
8 1 (0.59%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.88%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.14%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.55%) iPad
5 5 (2.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.37%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.78%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.78%) Fintech
7 3 (1.78%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.78%) Life Science
7 3 (1.78%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.18%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.59%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.59%) Derivative
9 1 (0.59%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.59%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (0.59%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (19.53%) Linux
2 25 (14.79%) Unix
3 20 (11.83%) Windows
4 14 (8.28%) Solaris
5 4 (2.37%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.37%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.18%) Android
6 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (63.31%) Test Automation
2 78 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (39.05%) Test Strategy
4 48 (28.40%) Automation Testing
5 46 (27.22%) Software Testing
6 42 (24.85%) Automated Testing
7 31 (18.34%) Manual Testing
8 27 (15.98%) TDD
8 27 (15.98%) Test Scripting
9 26 (15.38%) Unit Testing
10 24 (14.20%) BDD
10 24 (14.20%) Build Automation
10 24 (14.20%) Integration Testing
11 22 (13.02%) Functional Testing
12 21 (12.43%) Software Engineering
13 20 (11.83%) Configuration Management
13 20 (11.83%) User Acceptance Testing
13 20 (11.83%) Waterfall
14 19 (11.24%) Test Planning
15 18 (10.65%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (49.11%) Java
2 55 (32.54%) SQL
3 40 (23.67%) Python
4 24 (14.20%) C#
5 20 (11.83%) Ruby
6 8 (4.73%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.73%) Perl
7 6 (3.55%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.37%) C
8 4 (2.37%) C++
9 2 (1.18%) Ada
9 2 (1.18%) Groovy
9 2 (1.18%) PHP
10 1 (0.59%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.59%) Lua
10 1 (0.59%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (26.04%) Degree
2 39 (23.08%) ISEB
3 36 (21.30%) ISTQB
4 9 (5.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 9 (5.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (3.55%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (46.15%) QA
2 7 (4.14%) SLA
3 2 (1.18%) Def Stans
System Software
1 8 (4.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.59%) Firmware
2 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (15.98%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.92%) Oracle
3 8 (4.73%) VMware
4 7 (4.14%) SAP
5 6 (3.55%) Rally
6 3 (1.78%) Apple
7 2 (1.18%) FINEOS
7 2 (1.18%) Google
7 2 (1.18%) Guidewire
7 2 (1.18%) Perforce
7 2 (1.18%) Telerik
8 1 (0.59%) Adobe
8 1 (0.59%) Apteco
8 1 (0.59%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.59%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.59%) Huawei
8 1 (0.59%) NetApp
8 1 (0.59%) Nokia
8 1 (0.59%) Sage
8 1 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
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