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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 745 794 871
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +77
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 121 138 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.14% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 113 117 77
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
81116 95720 103002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.50% 96.62% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67937 80618 86013
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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
Yorkshire +54 42 £42,500 +6.25% 8
London +23 23 £55,000 +4.76% 4
East of England +13 19 £45,000 +2.85% 3
South East +51 18 £47,500 -5.00% 1
North West -16 13 £40,000 +3.22% 5
South West +15 6 £32,500 -23.52% 1
East Midlands +1 4 £36,250 +3.57%
Senior Test Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 158 (76.33%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (60.39%) Selenium
3 115 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 104 (50.24%) QA
5 86 (41.55%) Test Strategy
6 84 (40.58%) ISEB
7 82 (39.61%) ISTQB
8 80 (38.65%) Java
9 68 (32.85%) Software Testing
10 66 (31.88%) Cucumber
11 64 (30.92%) SQL
12 56 (27.05%) Regression Testing
13 54 (26.09%) Scrum
14 53 (25.60%) Finance
15 52 (25.12%) Functional Testing
16 50 (24.15%) C#
17 48 (23.19%) Waterfall
18 45 (21.74%) TDD
19 44 (21.26%) SoapUI
20 43 (20.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 39 (18.84%) Mentoring
22 38 (18.36%) BDD
22 38 (18.36%) Python
23 35 (16.91%) Degree
24 34 (16.43%) Automated Testing
25 33 (15.94%) Automation Testing
26 32 (15.46%) Linux
27 30 (14.49%) E-Commerce
27 30 (14.49%) Test Management
27 30 (14.49%) Kanban

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 6 (2.90%) IIS
2 4 (1.93%) Apache
3 1 (0.48%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.48%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.48%) Confluence
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 10 (4.83%) MS Office
2 6 (2.90%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.93%) SaaS
2 2 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.97%) Slack
3 1 (0.48%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.90%) LTE
2 4 (1.93%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.45%) 3G
3 3 (1.45%) 3GPP
3 3 (1.45%) 4G
3 3 (1.45%) Wireless
4 2 (0.97%) BGP
4 2 (0.97%) Broadband
4 2 (0.97%) IPv6
4 2 (0.97%) MPLS
4 2 (0.97%) UMTS
4 2 (0.97%) WiMAX
5 1 (0.48%) 2G
5 1 (0.48%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.48%) Internet
5 1 (0.48%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.48%) LAN
5 1 (0.48%) WAN
5 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.48%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.08%) Relational Database
2 11 (5.31%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.90%) MySQL
4 5 (2.42%) DB2
5 3 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.97%) Redis
7 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.48%) HBase
7 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 125 (60.39%) Selenium
2 66 (31.88%) Cucumber
3 44 (21.26%) SoapUI
4 26 (12.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (11.59%) WebDriver
6 20 (9.66%) HP UFT
7 15 (7.25%) JMeter
8 12 (5.80%) Jenkins
9 11 (5.31%) Eclipse
9 11 (5.31%) Ranorex
9 11 (5.31%) SpecFlow
10 9 (4.35%) JUnit
10 9 (4.35%) Robot Framework
11 8 (3.86%) JIRA
12 5 (2.42%) Git (software)
12 5 (2.42%) LoadRunner
12 5 (2.42%) Selenium IDE
12 5 (2.42%) Visual Studio
13 4 (1.93%) Appium
14 3 (1.45%) Spock
General
1 53 (25.60%) Finance
2 23 (11.11%) Retail
3 21 (10.14%) Banking
4 18 (8.70%) Legal
5 13 (6.28%) Back Office
6 9 (4.35%) Marketing
7 7 (3.38%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.42%) Advertising
9 4 (1.93%) Games
10 2 (0.97%) Electronics
10 2 (0.97%) Military
11 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.56%) SOAP
1 26 (12.56%) XML
2 20 (9.66%) .NET
3 16 (7.73%) REST
4 13 (6.28%) Web Services
5 10 (4.83%) HTML
6 7 (3.38%) HTML5
7 5 (2.42%) Gherkin
8 4 (1.93%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.93%) CSS
8 4 (1.93%) RESTful
9 3 (1.45%) J2EE
10 2 (0.97%) CSS3
10 2 (0.97%) Guava
10 2 (0.97%) Guice
10 2 (0.97%) LESS
10 2 (0.97%) OpenRasta
10 2 (0.97%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (0.97%) RESTEasy
10 2 (0.97%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.21%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.31%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.35%) Health Informatics
3 9 (4.35%) Informatics
4 6 (2.90%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.90%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.42%) Fintech
5 5 (2.42%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.42%) User Experience
6 4 (1.93%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.93%) iPad
6 4 (1.93%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.97%) BBC
7 2 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.97%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.48%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.48%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.46%) Linux
2 19 (9.18%) Android
3 15 (7.25%) Apple iOS
4 13 (6.28%) Windows
5 3 (1.45%) Unix
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (76.33%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 86 (41.55%) Test Strategy
4 68 (32.85%) Software Testing
5 56 (27.05%) Regression Testing
6 54 (26.09%) Scrum
7 52 (25.12%) Functional Testing
8 48 (23.19%) Waterfall
9 45 (21.74%) TDD
10 39 (18.84%) Mentoring
11 38 (18.36%) BDD
12 34 (16.43%) Automated Testing
13 33 (15.94%) Automation Testing
14 30 (14.49%) E-Commerce
14 30 (14.49%) Kanban
14 30 (14.49%) Software Delivery
14 30 (14.49%) Test Management
15 29 (14.01%) Test Scripting
16 27 (13.04%) Defect Tracking
17 26 (12.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 80 (38.65%) Java
2 64 (30.92%) SQL
3 50 (24.15%) C#
4 38 (18.36%) Python
5 21 (10.14%) JavaScript
6 18 (8.70%) Ruby
7 13 (6.28%) Bash Shell
7 13 (6.28%) C++
8 7 (3.38%) C
9 5 (2.42%) COBOL
9 5 (2.42%) PHP
10 3 (1.45%) Perl
10 3 (1.45%) VB
10 3 (1.45%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.97%) ECMAScript
11 2 (0.97%) ES6
12 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 84 (40.58%) ISEB
2 82 (39.61%) ISTQB
3 43 (20.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 35 (16.91%) Degree
5 7 (3.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (1.45%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.97%) PhD
7 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.48%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (50.24%) QA
2 4 (1.93%) SDET
3 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.97%) Firmware
3 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (7.73%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.48%) Kibana
2 1 (0.48%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 28 (13.53%) Oracle
2 17 (8.21%) HP
3 14 (6.76%) VMware
4 12 (5.80%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.45%) Huawei
5 3 (1.45%) Nokia
6 2 (0.97%) Apple
6 2 (0.97%) Cisco
6 2 (0.97%) FINEOS
6 2 (0.97%) Google
6 2 (0.97%) Guidewire
6 2 (0.97%) Telerik
7 1 (0.48%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.48%) EMC
7 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k-60k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: Excellent package available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
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London
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Salary: £75,000 to £100,000 + equity
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Posted: 22 days ago
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
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