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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 810 862 749
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -113
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 98 72 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.072% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.075% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 84 61 189
Median salary £59,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
88576 96429 106135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 75322 79912 87719
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 £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 26 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 26 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 +46 46 £65,000 +30.00% 4
East of England +33 11 £59,000 +24.21% 2
Yorkshire +3 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
West Midlands -2 11 £40,000 - 1
South West +7 7 £40,000 -33.33%
South East +6 6 £47,500 -5.00% 1
East Midlands - 5 £42,500 -
North West - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Test Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 115 (61.17%) Test Automation
2 95 (50.53%) QA
3 91 (48.40%) Java
4 89 (47.34%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (37.77%) Selenium
6 66 (35.11%) Test Strategy
7 59 (31.38%) Automation Testing
7 59 (31.38%) SQL
8 50 (26.60%) Automated Testing
9 49 (26.06%) Cucumber
10 48 (25.53%) Finance
11 47 (25.00%) Degree
12 43 (22.87%) Software Testing
13 40 (21.28%) Manual Testing
13 40 (21.28%) ISEB
14 39 (20.74%) ISTQB
15 36 (19.15%) C#
16 35 (18.62%) Python
17 34 (18.09%) TDD
17 34 (18.09%) Test Scripting
18 31 (16.49%) BDD
19 29 (15.43%) Linux
20 28 (14.89%) Microsoft
21 27 (14.36%) JIRA
22 26 (13.83%) Functional Testing
23 25 (13.30%) Unit Testing
24 24 (12.77%) Integration Testing
24 24 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
24 24 (12.77%) Ruby
24 24 (12.77%) Scrum

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 (1.06%) Confluence
1 2 (1.06%) SAS
2 1 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.53%) FastStats
1 1 (0.53%) LabWindows
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.53%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.60%) GitHub
4 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.66%) HTTP
2 4 (2.13%) LTE
2 4 (2.13%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (1.60%) Internet
3 3 (1.60%) VLAN
4 2 (1.06%) Modbus
4 2 (1.06%) Profibus
4 2 (1.06%) SAN
5 1 (0.53%) GPRS
5 1 (0.53%) GSM
5 1 (0.53%) RS-232
5 1 (0.53%) UMTS
5 1 (0.53%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.38%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.66%) Big Data
4 4 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.06%) MySQL
5 2 (1.06%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 71 (37.77%) Selenium
2 49 (26.06%) Cucumber
3 27 (14.36%) JIRA
4 24 (12.77%) WebDriver
5 21 (11.17%) Jenkins
6 18 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (6.38%) Git (software)
7 12 (6.38%) JMeter
8 10 (5.32%) Mercurial
8 10 (5.32%) Subversion
8 10 (5.32%) WATIR
9 9 (4.79%) SpecFlow
10 7 (3.72%) Ranorex
10 7 (3.72%) SoapUI
11 5 (2.66%) HP UFT
12 4 (2.13%) Visual Studio
13 3 (1.60%) Fiddler
13 3 (1.60%) Serena SBM
13 3 (1.60%) TestDirector
13 3 (1.60%) WinRunner
General
1 48 (25.53%) Finance
2 15 (7.98%) Banking
3 13 (6.91%) Retail
4 11 (5.85%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.79%) Front Office
6 6 (3.19%) Legal
7 5 (2.66%) Games
8 4 (2.13%) Electronics
9 3 (1.60%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.60%) Marketing
10 2 (1.06%) Automotive
10 2 (1.06%) Military
11 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.53%) Law
11 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.04%) Web Services
2 14 (7.45%) .NET
3 12 (6.38%) SOAP
4 9 (4.79%) Gherkin
5 8 (4.26%) HTML
6 7 (3.72%) RESTful
7 5 (2.66%) CSS
7 5 (2.66%) REST
7 5 (2.66%) XML
8 3 (1.60%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (1.60%) HTML5
8 3 (1.60%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (1.06%) CSS3
10 1 (0.53%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.53%) JMS
10 1 (0.53%) JSON
10 1 (0.53%) LAMP
10 1 (0.53%) Middleware
10 1 (0.53%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.11%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.32%) iPad
4 8 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.66%) Fintech
5 5 (2.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.60%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.60%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.60%) Life Science
6 3 (1.60%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.06%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.06%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.06%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.06%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.53%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.53%) Derivative
8 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.53%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (0.53%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.53%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 29 (15.43%) Linux
2 22 (11.70%) Unix
3 19 (10.11%) Windows
4 12 (6.38%) Solaris
5 4 (2.13%) Android
5 4 (2.13%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.13%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (61.17%) Test Automation
2 89 (47.34%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (35.11%) Test Strategy
4 59 (31.38%) Automation Testing
5 50 (26.60%) Automated Testing
6 43 (22.87%) Software Testing
7 40 (21.28%) Manual Testing
8 34 (18.09%) TDD
8 34 (18.09%) Test Scripting
9 31 (16.49%) BDD
10 26 (13.83%) Functional Testing
11 25 (13.30%) Unit Testing
12 24 (12.77%) Integration Testing
12 24 (12.77%) Scrum
12 24 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
13 23 (12.23%) E-Commerce
13 23 (12.23%) SDLC
13 23 (12.23%) Software Engineering
14 22 (11.70%) Build Automation
14 22 (11.70%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (48.40%) Java
2 59 (31.38%) SQL
3 36 (19.15%) C#
4 35 (18.62%) Python
5 24 (12.77%) Ruby
6 14 (7.45%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.26%) Perl
8 6 (3.19%) C
8 6 (3.19%) C++
9 4 (2.13%) PHP
10 3 (1.60%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.60%) Groovy
10 3 (1.60%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.06%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.06%) Ada
11 2 (1.06%) Lua
11 2 (1.06%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.06%) R
12 1 (0.53%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (25.00%) Degree
2 40 (21.28%) ISEB
3 39 (20.74%) ISTQB
4 13 (6.91%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 9 (4.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (2.66%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (50.53%) QA
2 6 (3.19%) SLA
3 2 (1.06%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.53%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.53%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.38%) Oracle
3 11 (5.85%) SAP
4 10 (5.32%) Rally
5 5 (2.66%) Apple
6 4 (2.13%) Google
6 4 (2.13%) VMware
7 3 (1.60%) Perforce
8 1 (0.53%) Adobe
8 1 (0.53%) Apteco
8 1 (0.53%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.53%) FINEOS
8 1 (0.53%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.53%) HP
8 1 (0.53%) Huawei
8 1 (0.53%) IBM
8 1 (0.53%) Nokia
8 1 (0.53%) Sage
8 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.53%) Telerik
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