The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Senior Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 131 160 166
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.34% 0.065% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.068% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £45,000 £38,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -15.00%
Senior Test Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2269 2925 3090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.62% 95.40% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1442 1903 2034
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Test Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Edinburgh +18 8 £45,000 +5.88%
Senior Test Engineer
UK

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Scotland region featuring Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Test Planning
3 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (33.33%) Wealth Management
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) User Stories
5 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Data Management
5 2 (22.22%) Subversion
5 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) EPoS
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
1 5 (55.56%) Test Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 3 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 5 (55.56%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) VMware