The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Senior Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 252 250 259
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.047% 0.089% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.093% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Median salary £41,250 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Senior Test Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6152 6482 7116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.68% 96.54% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5171 5378 5900
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Senior Test Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Cheshire - 2 £42,500 - 1
Manchester -3 1 £40,000 +18.51%
Senior Test Engineer
England

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 North West region featuring Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Fintech
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Fintech
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
Chester, Cheshire
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