The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 111 146 142
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 33 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.33% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 4
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2394 2480 2491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.42% 95.27% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1917 2074 2038
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Senior Test Engineer
East of England

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer across the Hertfordshire region.

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Senior Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Senior Test Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
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Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Watford - 13 £48,750 -
Borehamwood +4 6 - -
St Albans - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Test Engineer
East of England

Senior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Senior Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Test Engineer in their job title.

1 43 (66.15%) 4G
2 33 (50.77%) LTE
3 31 (47.69%) Telecoms
4 30 (46.15%) Risk Management
4 30 (46.15%) WCDMA
4 30 (46.15%) Risk Analysis
4 30 (46.15%) Demand Management
5 28 (43.08%) Erlang
6 20 (30.77%) Selenium
6 20 (30.77%) SQL
7 18 (27.69%) System Testing
7 18 (27.69%) Network Architecture
8 17 (26.15%) GPRS
8 17 (26.15%) GSM
9 16 (24.62%) Software Testing
10 15 (23.08%) UNIX
11 13 (20.00%) Java
12 12 (18.46%) QuickTest Pro
12 12 (18.46%) Degree
12 12 (18.46%) QA
12 12 (18.46%) Test Scripting
13 11 (16.92%) Automation Testing
13 11 (16.92%) SIGTRAN
13 11 (16.92%) ISTQB
13 11 (16.92%) Banking
13 11 (16.92%) Finance
13 11 (16.92%) SS7
13 11 (16.92%) Solaris
13 11 (16.92%) Linux
14 9 (13.85%) OO

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Senior Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 43 (66.15%) 4G
2 33 (50.77%) LTE
3 30 (46.15%) WCDMA
4 17 (26.15%) GPRS
4 17 (26.15%) GSM
5 11 (16.92%) SIGTRAN
5 11 (16.92%) SS7
6 3 (4.62%) UMTS
7 2 (3.08%) 3GPP
7 2 (3.08%) 3G
7 2 (3.08%) Wireshark
7 2 (3.08%) GGSN
7 2 (3.08%) SGSN
8 1 (1.54%) NGN
8 1 (1.54%) 2G
8 1 (1.54%) Wireless
8 1 (1.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (30.77%) Selenium
2 12 (18.46%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (9.23%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.54%) LoadUI
4 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.54%) JMeter
General
1 31 (47.69%) Telecoms
2 11 (16.92%) Banking
2 11 (16.92%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Billing
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.54%) Middleware
2 1 (1.54%) HTML
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) EFT
2 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) UNIX
2 11 (16.92%) Solaris
2 11 (16.92%) Linux
3 2 (3.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.15%) Risk Management
1 30 (46.15%) Risk Analysis
1 30 (46.15%) Demand Management
2 18 (27.69%) System Testing
2 18 (27.69%) Network Architecture
3 16 (24.62%) Software Testing
4 12 (18.46%) Test Scripting
5 11 (16.92%) Automation Testing
6 9 (13.85%) OO
7 4 (6.15%) Data Validation
7 4 (6.15%) Quality Management
7 4 (6.15%) Validation
7 4 (6.15%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.08%) Migration
8 2 (3.08%) Black-Box Testing
9 1 (1.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.54%) Test Automation
9 1 (1.54%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.54%) Stress Testing
9 1 (1.54%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.08%) Erlang
2 20 (30.77%) SQL
3 13 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (1.54%) Perl
4 1 (1.54%) C#
4 1 (1.54%) C++
4 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) Degree
2 11 (16.92%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.62%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (1.54%) Agilent
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.54%) JBoss