The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Senior Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 428 433 419
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 4 35 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 29 53
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- +10.42%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17678 20627 22681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.93% 97.08% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15070 16793 18322
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Surrey +19 4 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Senior Test Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 South East region featuring Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (78.95%) Test Automation
2 10 (52.63%) Degree
2 10 (52.63%) Software Testing
3 9 (47.37%) ISTQB
4 8 (42.11%) Java
5 7 (36.84%) Linux
5 7 (36.84%) QA
6 6 (31.58%) ISEB
7 5 (26.32%) Selenium
8 4 (21.05%) Windows
8 4 (21.05%) Retail
8 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) HP UFT
8 4 (21.05%) Python
8 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
8 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
9 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
9 3 (15.79%) Open Source
9 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
9 3 (15.79%) Smart Meter
9 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (15.79%) Case Management
9 3 (15.79%) SDLC
9 3 (15.79%) Defect Management
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.79%) VMware
9 3 (15.79%) Unix
9 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) VLAN
2 2 (10.53%) Modbus
2 2 (10.53%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Selenium
2 4 (21.05%) HP UFT
3 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
4 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
5 1 (5.26%) JUnit
5 1 (5.26%) Ranorex
5 1 (5.26%) TestNG
5 1 (5.26%) Testopia
General
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Back Office
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Smart Meter
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Test Automation
2 10 (52.63%) Software Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
4 3 (15.79%) Case Management
4 3 (15.79%) Defect Management
4 3 (15.79%) Open Source
4 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Requirements Management
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
4 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) V-Model
4 3 (15.79%) Web Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Release Management
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Stress Testing
5 2 (10.53%) System Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.53%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
2 4 (21.05%) Python
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Ruby
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Groovy
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
2 9 (47.37%) ISTQB
3 6 (31.58%) ISEB
4 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) VMware
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