The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Test Engineer
Rank 173 160 157
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Test Engineer 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.024% 0.032% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.034% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3884 2983 3368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.08% 94.25% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2537 1747 2517
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Senior Software Test Engineer
UK

Senior Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Software Test Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Test Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -26 1 £42,500 -
Senior Software Test Engineer
UK

Senior Software Test Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Test Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) TestComplete
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) QAComplete
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

Senior Software Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) TestComplete
1 2 (66.67%) QAComplete
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree