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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 771 786 860
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +74
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 105 146 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.14% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 94 121 90
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
85118 97896 102873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.28% 96.31% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 71771 82406 84031
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
South East +43 27 £50,000 +20.48% 2
Yorkshire +38 27 £42,500 +6.25% 3
London +36 21 £60,000 +9.09% 6
East of England +21 18 £45,000 +9.09% 1
East Midlands +12 9 £32,500 -
South West +5 8 £33,046 - 1
North West -1 4 £42,500 +21.42%
West Midlands -25 1 - -
Senior Test Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 122 (64.89%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (56.91%) Test Automation
3 83 (44.15%) Test Strategy
4 82 (43.62%) QA
5 78 (41.49%) Selenium
6 73 (38.83%) Java
7 69 (36.70%) Finance
8 62 (32.98%) ISEB
9 58 (30.85%) ISTQB
10 55 (29.26%) SQL
11 50 (26.60%) Software Testing
12 46 (24.47%) Python
13 45 (23.94%) Automation Testing
14 41 (21.81%) Cucumber
15 40 (21.28%) Degree
16 38 (20.21%) Automated Testing
17 34 (18.09%) Functional Testing
18 32 (17.02%) Regression Testing
19 31 (16.49%) Linux
20 29 (15.43%) Scrum
20 29 (15.43%) Waterfall
21 28 (14.89%) C#
21 28 (14.89%) TDD
22 27 (14.36%) E-Commerce
23 26 (13.83%) Manual Testing
23 26 (13.83%) SoapUI
24 24 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 24 (12.77%) Unit Testing
24 24 (12.77%) Retail
25 23 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management

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 (3.72%) IIS
2 2 (1.06%) Confluence
3 1 (0.53%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.53%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 10 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.79%) MS Office
3 3 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.53%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.53%) FastStats
2 1 (0.53%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.53%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.66%) GitHub
2 5 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.06%) Slack
4 1 (0.53%) Google Play
4 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.72%) LTE
2 4 (2.13%) HTTP
3 3 (1.60%) 3GPP
3 3 (1.60%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (1.06%) 3G
4 2 (1.06%) 4G
4 2 (1.06%) BGP
4 2 (1.06%) Broadband
4 2 (1.06%) Internet
4 2 (1.06%) IPv6
4 2 (1.06%) MPLS
4 2 (1.06%) Wireless
5 1 (0.53%) 2G
5 1 (0.53%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.53%) RS-232
5 1 (0.53%) UMTS
5 1 (0.53%) VoLTE
5 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.53%) WiMAX
5 1 (0.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.91%) Relational Database
2 11 (5.85%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.66%) Big Data
3 5 (2.66%) DB2
4 2 (1.06%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.06%) Redis
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 78 (41.49%) Selenium
2 41 (21.81%) Cucumber
3 26 (13.83%) SoapUI
4 18 (9.57%) HP UFT
5 17 (9.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (7.98%) JIRA
7 13 (6.91%) WebDriver
8 11 (5.85%) Eclipse
9 9 (4.79%) Ranorex
10 8 (4.26%) JUnit
10 8 (4.26%) Robot Framework
10 8 (4.26%) Subversion
11 7 (3.72%) JMeter
11 7 (3.72%) SpecFlow
12 6 (3.19%) Git (software)
12 6 (3.19%) Jenkins
12 6 (3.19%) Visual Studio
13 5 (2.66%) LoadRunner
13 5 (2.66%) Selenium IDE
14 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 69 (36.70%) Finance
2 24 (12.77%) Retail
3 20 (10.64%) Banking
3 20 (10.64%) Legal
4 13 (6.91%) Back Office
5 9 (4.79%) Marketing
6 7 (3.72%) Telecoms
7 6 (3.19%) Front Office
8 4 (2.13%) Games
9 3 (1.60%) Electronics
10 2 (1.06%) Advertising
10 2 (1.06%) Military
11 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.04%) .NET
2 15 (7.98%) XML
3 13 (6.91%) REST
3 13 (6.91%) SOAP
4 10 (5.32%) HTML
4 10 (5.32%) Web Services
5 8 (4.26%) HTML5
6 6 (3.19%) Gherkin
7 4 (2.13%) CSS
8 3 (1.60%) J2EE
9 2 (1.06%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.06%) CSS3
9 2 (1.06%) LESS
9 2 (1.06%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (1.06%) OpenRasta
9 2 (1.06%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (1.06%) Unreal Engine
10 1 (0.53%) Guava
10 1 (0.53%) JMS
10 1 (0.53%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.57%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.85%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.72%) Health Informatics
3 7 (3.72%) Informatics
3 7 (3.72%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.66%) Fintech
5 5 (2.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.66%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.13%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.06%) iPad
8 2 (1.06%) Life Science
8 2 (1.06%) User Experience
9 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.53%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.49%) Linux
2 15 (7.98%) Unix
3 12 (6.38%) Android
3 12 (6.38%) Apple iOS
3 12 (6.38%) Windows
4 8 (4.26%) Solaris
5 2 (1.06%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.53%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (64.89%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (56.91%) Test Automation
3 83 (44.15%) Test Strategy
4 50 (26.60%) Software Testing
5 45 (23.94%) Automation Testing
6 38 (20.21%) Automated Testing
7 34 (18.09%) Functional Testing
8 32 (17.02%) Regression Testing
9 29 (15.43%) Scrum
9 29 (15.43%) Waterfall
10 28 (14.89%) TDD
11 27 (14.36%) E-Commerce
12 26 (13.83%) Manual Testing
13 24 (12.77%) Unit Testing
14 23 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (11.70%) User Acceptance Testing
16 21 (11.17%) BDD
16 21 (11.17%) Mentoring
16 21 (11.17%) Test Scripting
17 20 (10.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 73 (38.83%) Java
2 55 (29.26%) SQL
3 46 (24.47%) Python
4 28 (14.89%) C#
5 17 (9.04%) Ruby
6 14 (7.45%) Bash Shell
7 13 (6.91%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.66%) C++
8 5 (2.66%) COBOL
8 5 (2.66%) Perl
9 4 (2.13%) VB
10 3 (1.60%) C
11 2 (1.06%) ECMAScript
11 2 (1.06%) ES6
11 2 (1.06%) PHP
12 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 62 (32.98%) ISEB
2 58 (30.85%) ISTQB
3 40 (21.28%) Degree
4 24 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.60%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.06%) PhD
6 2 (1.06%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.06%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.53%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (43.62%) QA
2 3 (1.60%) SDET
2 3 (1.60%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.60%) Firmware
3 2 (1.06%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.53%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 18 (9.57%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.51%) VMware
3 13 (6.91%) HP
4 12 (6.38%) Oracle
5 3 (1.60%) Cisco
5 3 (1.60%) FINEOS
5 3 (1.60%) Guidewire
5 3 (1.60%) Huawei
5 3 (1.60%) Nokia
5 3 (1.60%) Telerik
6 2 (1.06%) Apple
6 2 (1.06%) Google
6 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.06%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Adobe
7 1 (0.53%) Dell
7 1 (0.53%) EMC
7 1 (0.53%) IBM
7 1 (0.53%) NetApp
7 1 (0.53%) Sage
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Package/Pension/Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Reco Group
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 per year + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Woking
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits (DOE)
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: 11 days ago