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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Engineer
UK / England
Rank 674 827 829
Rank change year-on-year
+153 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 148 93 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.099% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 133 81 84
Median salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,500 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%

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
75792 90914 94848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.49% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 63313 77082 79102
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +71 47 £55,000 - 5
Yorkshire +50 42 £43,750 -2.77% 1
East of England +36 16 £50,000 +5.26% 1
South East +63 15 £42,250 -6.11% 2
North West -15 12 £40,500 -4.70%
South West +28 8 £32,000 -36.00% 4
West Midlands +27 3 £45,000 -2.70%
East Midlands +6 3 £41,000 +9.33%
North East - 2 £35,000 -
Senior Test Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 224 (81.45%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (64.73%) Selenium
3 151 (54.91%) Test Automation
4 145 (52.73%) QA
5 113 (41.09%) Java
6 105 (38.18%) ISTQB
7 102 (37.09%) ISEB
8 100 (36.36%) Software Testing
9 95 (34.55%) SQL
10 94 (34.18%) Cucumber
11 93 (33.82%) Scrum
12 89 (32.36%) Test Strategy
13 84 (30.55%) TDD
14 73 (26.55%) Functional Testing
15 72 (26.18%) Waterfall
16 71 (25.82%) Regression Testing
17 70 (25.45%) BDD
18 66 (24.00%) SoapUI
19 64 (23.27%) C#
20 57 (20.73%) Mentoring
21 53 (19.27%) Finance
22 52 (18.91%) Test Management
22 52 (18.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
23 46 (16.73%) Test Scripting
23 46 (16.73%) SOAP
24 45 (16.36%) E-Commerce
24 45 (16.36%) Kanban
25 43 (15.64%) JavaScript
26 41 (14.91%) Automated Testing
27 39 (14.18%) Python

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 (2.55%) Apache
2 4 (1.45%) IIS
3 2 (0.73%) Confluence
4 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 6 (2.18%) MS Office
2 4 (1.45%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.18%) Force.com
2 4 (1.45%) SaaS
3 2 (0.73%) Slack
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.91%) HTTP
2 6 (2.18%) LTE
2 6 (2.18%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.09%) 3G
3 3 (1.09%) 3GPP
3 3 (1.09%) 4G
3 3 (1.09%) Internet
3 3 (1.09%) Wireless
4 2 (0.73%) UMTS
4 2 (0.73%) WiMAX
5 1 (0.36%) 2G
5 1 (0.36%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.36%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.36%) LAN
5 1 (0.36%) MIMO
5 1 (0.36%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.36%) UWB
5 1 (0.36%) WAN
5 1 (0.36%) Wideband
5 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (14.18%) Relational Database
2 17 (6.18%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.27%) MySQL
4 5 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.82%) GIS
4 5 (1.82%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.73%) Redis
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.36%) HBase
7 1 (0.36%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 178 (64.73%) Selenium
2 94 (34.18%) Cucumber
3 66 (24.00%) SoapUI
4 37 (13.45%) WebDriver
5 31 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 30 (10.91%) Jenkins
7 24 (8.73%) JIRA
8 21 (7.64%) JMeter
9 17 (6.18%) SpecFlow
10 14 (5.09%) Git (software)
11 12 (4.36%) HP UFT
12 10 (3.64%) Appium
12 10 (3.64%) JUnit
13 8 (2.91%) Eclipse
13 8 (2.91%) Ranorex
14 6 (2.18%) Spock
14 6 (2.18%) TeamCity
15 5 (1.82%) FishEye
15 5 (1.82%) Robot Framework
15 5 (1.82%) Zephyr
General
1 53 (19.27%) Finance
2 34 (12.36%) Retail
3 27 (9.82%) Banking
4 25 (9.09%) Legal
5 9 (3.27%) Advertising
6 5 (1.82%) Back Office
6 5 (1.82%) Marketing
6 5 (1.82%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.09%) Electronics
8 2 (0.73%) Games
8 2 (0.73%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (16.73%) SOAP
2 32 (11.64%) XML
3 27 (9.82%) .NET
4 23 (8.36%) Web Services
5 17 (6.18%) Gherkin
5 17 (6.18%) REST
6 16 (5.82%) HTML
7 15 (5.45%) RESTful
8 13 (4.73%) CSS
9 9 (3.27%) JSON
10 6 (2.18%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.82%) CSS3
11 5 (1.82%) GWT
11 5 (1.82%) HTML5
11 5 (1.82%) Middleware
12 4 (1.45%) Behat
13 3 (1.09%) jQuery
13 3 (1.09%) React
14 2 (0.73%) Apache Flex
14 2 (0.73%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.45%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.27%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.91%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.18%) User Experience
6 5 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.82%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.82%) iPad
6 5 (1.82%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.45%) Fintech
8 3 (1.09%) Blog
9 2 (0.73%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.73%) BBC
9 2 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.36%) Spread Betting
10 1 (0.36%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.27%) Linux
2 14 (5.09%) Windows
3 13 (4.73%) Android
4 7 (2.55%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (81.45%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (54.91%) Test Automation
3 100 (36.36%) Software Testing
4 93 (33.82%) Scrum
5 89 (32.36%) Test Strategy
6 84 (30.55%) TDD
7 73 (26.55%) Functional Testing
8 72 (26.18%) Waterfall
9 71 (25.82%) Regression Testing
10 70 (25.45%) BDD
11 57 (20.73%) Mentoring
12 52 (18.91%) Test Management
13 46 (16.73%) Test Scripting
14 45 (16.36%) E-Commerce
14 45 (16.36%) Kanban
15 41 (14.91%) Automated Testing
16 39 (14.18%) Software Delivery
17 36 (13.09%) Automation Testing
18 35 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
19 34 (12.36%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 113 (41.09%) Java
2 95 (34.55%) SQL
3 64 (23.27%) C#
4 43 (15.64%) JavaScript
5 39 (14.18%) Python
6 22 (8.00%) Ruby
7 16 (5.82%) C
7 16 (5.82%) C++
8 15 (5.45%) PHP
9 9 (3.27%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.82%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.45%) Go
11 4 (1.45%) Groovy
11 4 (1.45%) Scala
12 3 (1.09%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.73%) ECMAScript
13 2 (0.73%) ES6
13 2 (0.73%) Perl
13 2 (0.73%) VBScript
14 1 (0.36%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 105 (38.18%) ISTQB
2 102 (37.09%) ISEB
3 52 (18.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 31 (11.27%) Degree
5 13 (4.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 8 (2.91%) Security Cleared
7 7 (2.55%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.36%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (52.73%) QA
2 2 (0.73%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.73%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (4.73%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.36%) Kibana
3 1 (0.36%) Nagios
3 1 (0.36%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (13.82%) Oracle
2 14 (5.09%) HP
3 12 (4.36%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.18%) Atlassian
4 6 (2.18%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.82%) VMware
6 2 (0.73%) Apple
7 1 (0.36%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.36%) Google
7 1 (0.36%) Huawei
7 1 (0.36%) New Relic
7 1 (0.36%) Nokia
7 1 (0.36%) Splunk
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65k per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Cometetive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 14 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus 7.5% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Comprehensive Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £34157 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago