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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Engineer
North West / Manchester
Rank 179 170 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 15 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.41% 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 0
Median salary £38,500 £41,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
3558 3091 3805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.87% 96.08% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3067 2584 3286
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 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 Manchester region featuring Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) TDD
3 12 (70.59%) BDD
3 12 (70.59%) Selenium
4 8 (47.06%) QA
4 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
4 8 (47.06%) Cucumber
4 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) Java
5 7 (41.18%) Automation Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
6 6 (35.29%) PHP
6 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Regression Testing
7 5 (29.41%) C++
7 5 (29.41%) OO
7 5 (29.41%) HP UFT
7 5 (29.41%) iPad
7 5 (29.41%) DevOps
7 5 (29.41%) QA Automation
8 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
8 4 (23.53%) Ruby
9 3 (17.65%) Retail
9 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
9 3 (17.65%) SQL
9 3 (17.65%) SDLC
9 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
9 3 (17.65%) Kanban

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 12 (70.59%) Selenium
2 8 (47.06%) Cucumber
3 5 (29.41%) HP UFT
4 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
5 2 (11.76%) Gradle
5 2 (11.76%) Ranorex
5 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
5 2 (11.76%) TestNG
6 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) DOM
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) iPad
2 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) TDD
3 12 (70.59%) BDD
4 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
5 7 (41.18%) Automation Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Regression Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
7 5 (29.41%) DevOps
7 5 (29.41%) OO
7 5 (29.41%) QA Automation
8 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
9 3 (17.65%) Kanban
9 3 (17.65%) SDLC
10 2 (11.76%) Agile Testing
10 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
11 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (5.88%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C#
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) PHP
3 5 (29.41%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Posted: 2 days ago