The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Senior Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 185 182 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Median salary £39,250 £36,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.27% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Senior Test Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3631 3368 4103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.27% 95.55% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3185 2775 3513
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
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 Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 10 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 Manchester region featuring Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Selenium
3 8 (80.00%) TDD
4 6 (60.00%) BDD
4 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (60.00%) C#
4 6 (60.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (50.00%) QA
5 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (40.00%) iPad
6 4 (40.00%) DevOps
6 4 (40.00%) QA Automation
6 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (40.00%) C++
6 4 (40.00%) PHP
6 4 (40.00%) HP UFT
6 4 (40.00%) OO
6 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
6 4 (40.00%) Scrum
7 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
8 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 2 (20.00%) SDLC
8 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
9 1 (10.00%) ISEB
9 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 1 (10.00%) CSS
9 1 (10.00%) Web Services
9 1 (10.00%) DOM

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (40.00%) HP UFT
4 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (10.00%) Gradle
5 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (10.00%) Ranorex
5 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (10.00%) TestNG
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) DOM
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) iPad
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) BDD
3 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (40.00%) DevOps
5 4 (40.00%) OO
5 4 (40.00%) QA Automation
5 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: Excellent package available!
Posted: 4 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
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago