The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 243 - 239
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.061% - 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% - 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +8.49%
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
6211 6805 6814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.41% 94.91% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5087 5523 5842
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 2 £35,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £33,250 -
Senior Test Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) WinRunner
3 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) WinRunner
3 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) HP