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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 826 874 765
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -109
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 101 74 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.072% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.074% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 79 61 171
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
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
92749 99347 108873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.53% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78780 81890 89141
Median salary £47,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 3 May 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 3 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
London +28 45 £65,000 +30.00% 6
South East +14 12 £45,000 -7.69%
East of England +12 11 £57,000 +20.00%
West Midlands - 11 £40,000 -
South West +13 10 £37,500 -37.50% 2
Yorkshire +4 5 £45,000 +17.64% 1
East Midlands - 5 £42,500 - 1
North West +30 2 £42,500 +2.40% 1
Senior Test Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 England region featuring Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 120 (60.30%) Test Automation
2 104 (52.26%) QA
3 96 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (44.22%) Java
5 77 (38.69%) Selenium
6 63 (31.66%) Test Strategy
7 60 (30.15%) Automation Testing
8 56 (28.14%) Cucumber
9 55 (27.64%) Automated Testing
9 55 (27.64%) SQL
10 53 (26.63%) Degree
11 48 (24.12%) Manual Testing
12 45 (22.61%) ISTQB
13 44 (22.11%) ISEB
14 43 (21.61%) Finance
15 41 (20.60%) C#
15 41 (20.60%) Software Testing
15 41 (20.60%) TDD
15 41 (20.60%) Test Scripting
16 40 (20.10%) BDD
17 32 (16.08%) Python
17 32 (16.08%) JIRA
18 31 (15.58%) WebDriver
19 30 (15.08%) SDLC
20 29 (14.57%) Microsoft
21 28 (14.07%) Linux
22 27 (13.57%) Scrum
22 27 (13.57%) Software Engineering
22 27 (13.57%) Functional Testing
23 26 (13.07%) 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 2 (1.01%) Confluence
1 2 (1.01%) SAS
2 1 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (5.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.01%) HTTP
2 3 (1.51%) LTE
2 3 (1.51%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (1.51%) VLAN
3 2 (1.01%) Internet
3 2 (1.01%) Modbus
3 2 (1.01%) Profibus
3 2 (1.01%) SAN
4 1 (0.50%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.50%) GPRS
4 1 (0.50%) GSM
4 1 (0.50%) RS-232
4 1 (0.50%) UMTS
4 1 (0.50%) WCDMA
4 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.05%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.53%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.01%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (1.51%) MySQL
5 2 (1.01%) Big Data
6 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 77 (38.69%) Selenium
2 56 (28.14%) Cucumber
3 32 (16.08%) JIRA
4 31 (15.58%) WebDriver
5 25 (12.56%) Jenkins
6 22 (11.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (7.54%) JMeter
8 14 (7.04%) WATIR
9 13 (6.53%) Git (software)
10 12 (6.03%) Mercurial
11 10 (5.03%) SpecFlow
12 9 (4.52%) SoapUI
13 8 (4.02%) HP UFT
14 7 (3.52%) Subversion
15 6 (3.02%) Ranorex
16 5 (2.51%) JUnit
16 5 (2.51%) Visual Studio
17 4 (2.01%) Geb
17 4 (2.01%) LoadRunner
17 4 (2.01%) RSpec
General
1 43 (21.61%) Finance
2 12 (6.03%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.53%) Banking
4 8 (4.02%) Games
5 7 (3.52%) Front Office
6 6 (3.02%) Retail
7 5 (2.51%) Electronics
8 3 (1.51%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.51%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.51%) Marketing
8 3 (1.51%) Multimedia
9 2 (1.01%) Automotive
9 2 (1.01%) Law
9 2 (1.01%) Legal
9 2 (1.01%) Military
10 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.06%) Web Services
2 17 (8.54%) .NET
3 12 (6.03%) SOAP
4 9 (4.52%) Gherkin
5 8 (4.02%) HTML
6 7 (3.52%) RESTful
7 6 (3.02%) XML
8 5 (2.51%) CSS
8 5 (2.51%) REST
9 3 (1.51%) Apache Flex
9 3 (1.51%) HTML5
9 3 (1.51%) Natural Language Processing
10 2 (1.01%) CSS3
10 2 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (1.01%) JSON
10 2 (1.01%) LAMP
11 1 (0.50%) JMS
11 1 (0.50%) Middleware
11 1 (0.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.56%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.03%) iPad
4 7 (3.52%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.51%) Fintech
6 4 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.51%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.51%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.51%) Life Science
7 3 (1.51%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.51%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.01%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.01%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.01%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.01%) PMI
9 1 (0.50%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.50%) Derivative
9 1 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.07%) Linux
2 19 (9.55%) Windows
3 17 (8.54%) Unix
4 9 (4.52%) Android
4 9 (4.52%) Solaris
5 5 (2.51%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.01%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.01%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (60.30%) Test Automation
2 96 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (31.66%) Test Strategy
4 60 (30.15%) Automation Testing
5 55 (27.64%) Automated Testing
6 48 (24.12%) Manual Testing
7 41 (20.60%) Software Testing
7 41 (20.60%) TDD
7 41 (20.60%) Test Scripting
8 40 (20.10%) BDD
9 30 (15.08%) SDLC
10 27 (13.57%) Functional Testing
10 27 (13.57%) Scrum
10 27 (13.57%) Software Engineering
11 26 (13.07%) User Acceptance Testing
12 24 (12.06%) Test Management
13 23 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (10.55%) Regression Testing
14 21 (10.55%) Unit Testing
15 20 (10.05%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (44.22%) Java
2 55 (27.64%) SQL
3 41 (20.60%) C#
4 32 (16.08%) Python
5 26 (13.07%) Ruby
6 20 (10.05%) JavaScript
7 9 (4.52%) Perl
8 7 (3.52%) C
9 6 (3.02%) C++
10 4 (2.01%) PHP
11 3 (1.51%) ActionScript
11 3 (1.51%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.51%) Groovy
11 3 (1.51%) Lua
11 3 (1.51%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.51%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.51%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.51%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.51%) VBScript
12 2 (1.01%) R
Qualifications
1 53 (26.63%) Degree
2 45 (22.61%) ISTQB
3 44 (22.11%) ISEB
4 15 (7.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 11 (5.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.01%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.01%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (52.26%) QA
2 5 (2.51%) SLA
3 2 (1.01%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.50%) SDET
4 1 (0.50%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.51%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.01%) SCCM
2 2 (1.01%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 29 (14.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.03%) Rally
2 12 (6.03%) SAP
3 10 (5.03%) Oracle
4 5 (2.51%) Apple
4 5 (2.51%) Google
5 4 (2.01%) HP
5 4 (2.01%) VMware
6 3 (1.51%) Perforce
7 2 (1.01%) Telerik
8 1 (0.50%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.50%) FINEOS
8 1 (0.50%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.50%) Huawei
8 1 (0.50%) Nokia
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £60,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + benefits
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