The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 29 July 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 116 130 131
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 20 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.85% 0.044% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.047% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 5
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.73% -7.64%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2174 2140 2064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.28% 94.27% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1546 1709 1754
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Test Engineer
Berkshire

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Senior Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 24 (82.76%) QA
2 19 (65.52%) C#
3 13 (44.83%) SQL
4 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
5 11 (37.93%) Selenium
5 11 (37.93%) WebDriver
6 10 (34.48%) Ruby
6 10 (34.48%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (34.48%) Python
6 10 (34.48%) Java
6 10 (34.48%) PHP
6 10 (34.48%) .NET
7 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
7 9 (31.03%) IIS
7 9 (31.03%) C++
7 9 (31.03%) SMTP
7 9 (31.03%) Windows
7 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
7 9 (31.03%) SAN
7 9 (31.03%) Benchmarking
7 9 (31.03%) VMware
7 9 (31.03%) VMware ESX
7 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (31.03%) NAS
7 9 (31.03%) Degree
7 9 (31.03%) IMAP
7 9 (31.03%) Wireshark
7 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
7 9 (31.03%) WebLOAD
7 9 (31.03%) MAPI

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 9 (31.03%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) SAN
1 9 (31.03%) IMAP
1 9 (31.03%) Wireshark
1 9 (31.03%) NAS
1 9 (31.03%) SMTP
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Selenium
1 11 (37.93%) WebDriver
2 9 (31.03%) AQtime
2 9 (31.03%) WebLOAD
3 6 (20.69%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (3.45%) MSTest
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 9 (31.03%) MAPI
3 6 (20.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (31.03%) Benchmarking
2 9 (31.03%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (20.69%) Automation Testing
3 6 (20.69%) Integration Testing
3 6 (20.69%) Manual Testing
3 6 (20.69%) System Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.45%) Scrum
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) C#
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
3 10 (34.48%) Python
3 10 (34.48%) Ruby
3 10 (34.48%) Java
3 10 (34.48%) PHP
4 9 (31.03%) C++
5 6 (20.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (82.76%) QA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
1 9 (31.03%) VMware ESX
1 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) VMware