The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 1 August 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 397 435 409
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 51 4 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.018% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.019% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 46 4 33
Average salary £42,500 £33,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.81% -26.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £38,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.49% -10.00%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21332 20818 22073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.81% 94.99% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17016 17146 18867
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Test Engineer
England

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Senior Test Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Test Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
(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
Berkshire +28 28 £42,500 +6.25%
Hampshire - 10 £42,500 -
Kent - 8 £37,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +11 3 £42,500 +49.12%
Surrey - 2 £51,500 -
Senior Test Engineer
England

Senior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 60 (61.86%) C#
2 49 (50.52%) Degree
3 45 (46.39%) ISEB
4 42 (43.30%) System Testing
5 40 (41.24%) QA
6 37 (38.14%) SQL
6 37 (38.14%) Test Automation
7 34 (35.05%) Automation Testing
8 30 (30.93%) HP Quality Center
8 30 (30.93%) .NET
9 29 (29.90%) Manual Testing
10 27 (27.84%) XML
11 26 (26.80%) User Stories
12 25 (25.77%) ISTQB
13 23 (23.71%) Selenium
14 22 (22.68%) User Acceptance Testing
14 22 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (20.62%) MS Office
15 20 (20.62%) SoapUI
16 19 (19.59%) Ranorex
16 19 (19.59%) SOAP
16 19 (19.59%) Python
16 19 (19.59%) HP
16 19 (19.59%) NUnit
16 19 (19.59%) Software Testing
17 18 (18.56%) MbUnit
18 17 (17.53%) Java
19 16 (16.49%) Microsoft
20 15 (15.46%) Unit Testing
21 14 (14.43%) Performance Testing

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 10 (10.31%) IIS
2 1 (1.03%) SAS
2 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (20.62%) MS Office
2 5 (5.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) NAS
1 9 (9.28%) SMTP
1 9 (9.28%) SAN
1 9 (9.28%) IMAP
1 9 (9.28%) Wireshark
2 8 (8.25%) Internet
3 6 (6.19%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.06%) Firewall
5 1 (1.03%) Wireless
5 1 (1.03%) 3G
5 1 (1.03%) 2G
5 1 (1.03%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.03%) 4G
5 1 (1.03%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.06%) MySQL
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (23.71%) Selenium
2 20 (20.62%) SoapUI
3 19 (19.59%) Ranorex
3 19 (19.59%) NUnit
4 18 (18.56%) MbUnit
5 13 (13.40%) QuickTest Pro
5 13 (13.40%) WebDriver
6 9 (9.28%) AQtime
6 9 (9.28%) WebLOAD
7 8 (8.25%) Maven
7 8 (8.25%) Jenkins
8 7 (7.22%) Behat
8 7 (7.22%) Ant
9 5 (5.15%) LoadRunner
10 4 (4.12%) Selenium IDE
11 3 (3.09%) JUnit
11 3 (3.09%) JIRA
11 3 (3.09%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.06%) EasyMock
12 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (10.31%) Military
1 10 (10.31%) Finance
1 10 (10.31%) Law
1 10 (10.31%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.93%) .NET
2 27 (27.84%) XML
3 19 (19.59%) SOAP
4 10 (10.31%) Gherkin
5 9 (9.28%) MAPI
6 7 (7.22%) Web Services
7 1 (1.03%) J2EE
7 1 (1.03%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.22%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.12%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.06%) Firmware
5 1 (1.03%) CPLD
5 1 (1.03%) Open Source
5 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.43%) Windows
2 8 (8.25%) Linux
3 3 (3.09%) UNIX
4 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (43.30%) System Testing
2 37 (38.14%) Test Automation
3 34 (35.05%) Automation Testing
4 29 (29.90%) Manual Testing
5 26 (26.80%) User Stories
6 22 (22.68%) User Acceptance Testing
6 22 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (19.59%) Software Testing
8 15 (15.46%) Unit Testing
9 14 (14.43%) Performance Testing
10 13 (13.40%) Test Strategy
11 12 (12.37%) Regression Testing
11 12 (12.37%) Automated Testing
12 11 (11.34%) TDD
13 10 (10.31%) DNA
13 10 (10.31%) BDD
14 9 (9.28%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (9.28%) Benchmarking
14 9 (9.28%) Integration Testing
15 8 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 60 (61.86%) C#
2 37 (38.14%) SQL
3 19 (19.59%) Python
4 17 (17.53%) Java
5 13 (13.40%) PHP
6 12 (12.37%) C++
7 10 (10.31%) Ruby
8 8 (8.25%) VBScript
9 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.03%) C
9 1 (1.03%) Perl
9 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 49 (50.52%) Degree
2 45 (46.39%) ISEB
3 25 (25.77%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.06%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (41.24%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (11.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.28%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.28%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (30.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (19.59%) HP
2 16 (16.49%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.34%) VMware
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle
5 1 (1.03%) BMC
5 1 (1.03%) EMC
5 1 (1.03%) Intel
5 1 (1.03%) Progress
5 1 (1.03%) JBoss
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