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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 831 846 805
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 72 107 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 62 80 152
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £34,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
88424 99136 104947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.43% 96.33% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75288 82628 86337
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 £26,500
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 July 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 July 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 +37 28 £65,000 +36.84% 5
Yorkshire +30 14 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England +24 10 £59,000 +31.11% 6
South East +11 10 £52,500 +16.66% 5
West Midlands 0 7 £40,000 -5.88% 2
South West +14 2 £37,500 -
East Midlands +15 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Senior Test Engineer
UK

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

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

1 101 (59.06%) Test Automation
2 84 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (46.20%) QA
3 79 (46.20%) Java
4 67 (39.18%) Test Strategy
5 58 (33.92%) Finance
6 55 (32.16%) Selenium
7 53 (30.99%) SQL
8 48 (28.07%) Automation Testing
9 47 (27.49%) Software Testing
9 47 (27.49%) Degree
10 43 (25.15%) Automated Testing
10 43 (25.15%) ISEB
11 42 (24.56%) Python
12 39 (22.81%) ISTQB
13 37 (21.64%) Manual Testing
14 36 (21.05%) Linux
15 35 (20.47%) Cucumber
16 31 (18.13%) Unit Testing
17 29 (16.96%) Integration Testing
18 28 (16.37%) TDD
18 28 (16.37%) Regression Testing
19 27 (15.79%) Microsoft
19 27 (15.79%) Functional Testing
20 26 (15.20%) Waterfall
21 25 (14.62%) Unix
22 24 (14.04%) Test Scripting
23 23 (13.45%) Scrum
23 23 (13.45%) SDLC
23 23 (13.45%) Build Automation

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 7 (4.09%) IIS
2 3 (1.75%) Confluence
3 1 (0.58%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.58%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.58%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (8.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.58%) FastStats
1 1 (0.58%) LabWindows
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.58%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.68%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.92%) GitHub
2 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.92%) HTTP
2 4 (2.34%) Internet
2 4 (2.34%) LTE
2 4 (2.34%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (1.75%) VLAN
4 2 (1.17%) SAN
5 1 (0.58%) BGP
5 1 (0.58%) Broadband
5 1 (0.58%) GPRS
5 1 (0.58%) GSM
5 1 (0.58%) IPv6
5 1 (0.58%) Modbus
5 1 (0.58%) MPLS
5 1 (0.58%) Profibus
5 1 (0.58%) RS-232
5 1 (0.58%) UMTS
5 1 (0.58%) WCDMA
5 1 (0.58%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.60%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.85%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.09%) Big Data
4 5 (2.92%) DB2
5 2 (1.17%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 55 (32.16%) Selenium
2 35 (20.47%) Cucumber
3 18 (10.53%) JIRA
4 14 (8.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (8.19%) WebDriver
5 12 (7.02%) Jenkins
6 11 (6.43%) HP UFT
6 11 (6.43%) JMeter
7 10 (5.85%) Subversion
8 7 (4.09%) JUnit
8 7 (4.09%) SoapUI
8 7 (4.09%) SpecFlow
9 6 (3.51%) Git (software)
9 6 (3.51%) LoadRunner
10 5 (2.92%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.92%) Mercurial
10 5 (2.92%) Ranorex
10 5 (2.92%) Selenium IDE
10 5 (2.92%) WATIR
11 4 (2.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 58 (33.92%) Finance
2 15 (8.77%) Banking
3 14 (8.19%) Retail
4 9 (5.26%) Front Office
5 8 (4.68%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.09%) Legal
7 6 (3.51%) Back Office
8 5 (2.92%) Marketing
9 4 (2.34%) Electronics
10 3 (1.75%) Games
11 2 (1.17%) Aerospace
11 2 (1.17%) Automotive
11 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.17%) Military
12 1 (0.58%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.36%) Web Services
2 15 (8.77%) .NET
3 13 (7.60%) SOAP
4 9 (5.26%) Gherkin
4 9 (5.26%) XML
5 8 (4.68%) HTML
6 7 (4.09%) REST
7 6 (3.51%) HTML5
7 6 (3.51%) RESTful
8 3 (1.75%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (1.75%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (0.58%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.58%) CSS
9 1 (0.58%) iBATIS
9 1 (0.58%) J2EE
9 1 (0.58%) JMS
9 1 (0.58%) Middleware
9 1 (0.58%) Spring
9 1 (0.58%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.28%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.51%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.51%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (2.92%) iPad
4 5 (2.92%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.34%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.75%) Life Science
6 3 (1.75%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.17%) Fintech
7 2 (1.17%) Health Informatics
7 2 (1.17%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.17%) Informatics
8 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.58%) Derivative
8 1 (0.58%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (0.58%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 36 (21.05%) Linux
2 25 (14.62%) Unix
3 19 (11.11%) Windows
4 14 (8.19%) Solaris
5 6 (3.51%) Android
5 6 (3.51%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.17%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.17%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (59.06%) Test Automation
2 84 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (39.18%) Test Strategy
4 48 (28.07%) Automation Testing
5 47 (27.49%) Software Testing
6 43 (25.15%) Automated Testing
7 37 (21.64%) Manual Testing
8 31 (18.13%) Unit Testing
9 29 (16.96%) Integration Testing
10 28 (16.37%) Regression Testing
10 28 (16.37%) TDD
11 27 (15.79%) Functional Testing
12 26 (15.20%) Waterfall
13 24 (14.04%) Test Scripting
14 23 (13.45%) Build Automation
14 23 (13.45%) Scrum
14 23 (13.45%) SDLC
15 22 (12.87%) BDD
15 22 (12.87%) User Acceptance Testing
16 20 (11.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 79 (46.20%) Java
2 53 (30.99%) SQL
3 42 (24.56%) Python
4 22 (12.87%) C#
5 20 (11.70%) Ruby
6 9 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 7 (4.09%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.09%) Perl
8 5 (2.92%) COBOL
9 3 (1.75%) C
9 3 (1.75%) C++
10 2 (1.17%) Ada
11 1 (0.58%) Groovy
11 1 (0.58%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.58%) PHP
11 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (27.49%) Degree
2 43 (25.15%) ISEB
3 39 (22.81%) ISTQB
4 11 (6.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (4.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 6 (3.51%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (46.20%) QA
2 7 (4.09%) SLA
3 2 (1.17%) Def Stans
3 2 (1.17%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (5.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.58%) Firmware
3 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (4.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.58%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 27 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.85%) VMware
3 8 (4.68%) HP
4 7 (4.09%) Oracle
5 6 (3.51%) SAP
6 5 (2.92%) Rally
7 4 (2.34%) FINEOS
7 4 (2.34%) Guidewire
7 4 (2.34%) Telerik
8 3 (1.75%) Apple
9 2 (1.17%) Cisco
9 2 (1.17%) Huawei
9 2 (1.17%) Nokia
9 2 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.58%) Adobe
10 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.58%) Dell
10 1 (0.58%) Ericsson
10 1 (0.58%) Google
10 1 (0.58%) IBM
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£45k plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£45k plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits (DOE)
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + equity
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70,000 to £85,000 + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £500000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago