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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 834 811 837
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 71 132 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 61 102 120
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £32,500 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -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
88272 98549 105545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75020 82516 86005
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 £27,000 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 22 £70,000 +44.32% 7
South East +2 18 £52,500 +26.50% 2
Yorkshire +20 13 £42,500 +6.25% 2
East of England +21 10 £55,000 +46.66% 1
West Midlands -6 4 - -
East Midlands +9 3 £36,250 +11.53% 1
South West 0 3 £49,750 +32.66%
Senior Test Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 98 (57.99%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (57.40%) Test Automation
3 76 (44.97%) QA
4 74 (43.79%) Java
5 71 (42.01%) Test Strategy
6 59 (34.91%) Finance
7 56 (33.14%) Selenium
8 50 (29.59%) SQL
8 50 (29.59%) ISEB
9 47 (27.81%) Python
10 46 (27.22%) Automation Testing
11 44 (26.04%) ISTQB
12 42 (24.85%) Degree
13 40 (23.67%) Software Testing
14 37 (21.89%) Automated Testing
15 35 (20.71%) Linux
16 32 (18.93%) Manual Testing
16 32 (18.93%) Cucumber
17 30 (17.75%) Unit Testing
18 27 (15.98%) Regression Testing
18 27 (15.98%) Integration Testing
19 26 (15.38%) Functional Testing
20 24 (14.20%) Waterfall
20 24 (14.20%) Test Scripting
20 24 (14.20%) TDD
20 24 (14.20%) Scrum
20 24 (14.20%) Unix
20 24 (14.20%) E-Commerce
21 23 (13.61%) User Acceptance Testing
21 23 (13.61%) SDLC

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 (4.14%) IIS
2 2 (1.18%) Confluence
3 1 (0.59%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.59%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.59%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (6.51%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.59%) FastStats
1 1 (0.59%) LabWindows
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.59%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.73%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.96%) GitHub
2 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.59%) Google Play
3 1 (0.59%) SaaS
3 1 (0.59%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.96%) LTE
2 4 (2.37%) HTTP
2 4 (2.37%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (1.78%) Internet
4 2 (1.18%) 3GPP
4 2 (1.18%) BGP
4 2 (1.18%) Broadband
4 2 (1.18%) IPv6
4 2 (1.18%) MPLS
5 1 (0.59%) 2G
5 1 (0.59%) 3G
5 1 (0.59%) 4G
5 1 (0.59%) RS-232
5 1 (0.59%) SAN
5 1 (0.59%) VLAN
5 1 (0.59%) VoLTE
5 1 (0.59%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.51%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.33%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.14%) Big Data
4 5 (2.96%) DB2
5 2 (1.18%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 56 (33.14%) Selenium
2 32 (18.93%) Cucumber
3 17 (10.06%) JIRA
4 15 (8.88%) SoapUI
5 14 (8.28%) HP UFT
5 14 (8.28%) WebDriver
6 11 (6.51%) Jenkins
6 11 (6.51%) JMeter
7 10 (5.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (5.33%) Subversion
9 7 (4.14%) Eclipse
9 7 (4.14%) JUnit
9 7 (4.14%) SpecFlow
10 6 (3.55%) Ranorex
10 6 (3.55%) Robot Framework
11 5 (2.96%) Git (software)
11 5 (2.96%) LoadRunner
11 5 (2.96%) Mercurial
11 5 (2.96%) Selenium IDE
11 5 (2.96%) WATIR
General
1 59 (34.91%) Finance
2 18 (10.65%) Retail
3 13 (7.69%) Banking
4 12 (7.10%) Legal
5 9 (5.33%) Back Office
5 9 (5.33%) Front Office
6 7 (4.14%) Telecoms
7 6 (3.55%) Marketing
8 5 (2.96%) Games
9 3 (1.78%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.78%) Electronics
9 3 (1.78%) Military
10 2 (1.18%) Automotive
11 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.28%) .NET
2 12 (7.10%) XML
3 11 (6.51%) Web Services
4 10 (5.92%) REST
4 10 (5.92%) SOAP
5 9 (5.33%) HTML
6 8 (4.73%) Gherkin
7 7 (4.14%) HTML5
8 3 (1.78%) CSS
8 3 (1.78%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (1.78%) J2EE
9 2 (1.18%) Natural Language Processing
10 1 (0.59%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.59%) CSS3
10 1 (0.59%) Guava
10 1 (0.59%) LESS
10 1 (0.59%) OpenRasta
10 1 (0.59%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (0.59%) RESTEasy
10 1 (0.59%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.43%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.73%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.14%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.96%) iPad
6 5 (2.96%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.37%) Health Informatics
7 4 (2.37%) Informatics
8 3 (1.78%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.78%) Fintech
9 2 (1.18%) Life Science
10 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.59%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.59%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.59%) User Experience
10 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (20.71%) Linux
2 24 (14.20%) Unix
3 17 (10.06%) Windows
4 13 (7.69%) Solaris
5 12 (7.10%) Android
5 12 (7.10%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.18%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.59%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (57.99%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (57.40%) Test Automation
3 71 (42.01%) Test Strategy
4 46 (27.22%) Automation Testing
5 40 (23.67%) Software Testing
6 37 (21.89%) Automated Testing
7 32 (18.93%) Manual Testing
8 30 (17.75%) Unit Testing
9 27 (15.98%) Integration Testing
9 27 (15.98%) Regression Testing
10 26 (15.38%) Functional Testing
11 24 (14.20%) E-Commerce
11 24 (14.20%) Scrum
11 24 (14.20%) TDD
11 24 (14.20%) Test Scripting
11 24 (14.20%) Waterfall
12 23 (13.61%) SDLC
12 23 (13.61%) User Acceptance Testing
13 19 (11.24%) Open Source
13 19 (11.24%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (43.79%) Java
2 50 (29.59%) SQL
3 47 (27.81%) Python
4 20 (11.83%) C#
5 17 (10.06%) Ruby
6 11 (6.51%) Bash Shell
7 8 (4.73%) JavaScript
8 6 (3.55%) C++
8 6 (3.55%) Perl
9 5 (2.96%) COBOL
10 4 (2.37%) C
11 3 (1.78%) VB
12 2 (1.18%) Ada
13 1 (0.59%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.59%) ES6
13 1 (0.59%) Groovy
13 1 (0.59%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.59%) PHP
13 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (29.59%) ISEB
2 44 (26.04%) ISTQB
3 42 (24.85%) Degree
4 14 (8.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (3.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (2.96%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.18%) PhD
7 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.59%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (44.97%) QA
2 6 (3.55%) SLA
3 2 (1.18%) Def Stans
3 2 (1.18%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (7.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.59%) Firmware
3 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (5.92%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.59%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 20 (11.83%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.10%) VMware
3 10 (5.92%) HP
4 6 (3.55%) Oracle
4 6 (3.55%) SAP
5 5 (2.96%) Rally
6 3 (1.78%) Apple
6 3 (1.78%) Cisco
6 3 (1.78%) FINEOS
6 3 (1.78%) Guidewire
6 3 (1.78%) Huawei
6 3 (1.78%) Nokia
6 3 (1.78%) Telerik
7 2 (1.18%) Google
7 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.59%) Dell
8 1 (0.59%) EMC
8 1 (0.59%) IBM
8 1 (0.59%) NetApp
8 1 (0.59%) Sage
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits (DOE)
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: From £55 to £65 per annum Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
UNiDAYS
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £500000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
AlphaBeta Building, London
Elsevier
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago