The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 403 411 420
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 36 38 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.17% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 8
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
19701 20992 19908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.66% 94.78% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16447 16493 16428
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
Hampshire +26 15 £41,500 -2.35%
Surrey +7 7 £57,500 +33.72% 1
Buckinghamshire - 7 £32,500 -
Berkshire +1 4 £52,500 +25.00%
Isle of Wight - 3 £35,000 - 2
Senior Test Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 25 (56.82%) ISTQB
2 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (38.64%) ISEB
4 16 (36.36%) Software Testing
4 16 (36.36%) Degree
4 16 (36.36%) QA
4 16 (36.36%) Manual Testing
5 13 (29.55%) Selenium
6 12 (27.27%) Automation Testing
7 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (22.73%) CGI
8 10 (22.73%) Windows
8 10 (22.73%) Replication
8 10 (22.73%) CTI
8 10 (22.73%) Test Planning
9 9 (20.45%) Scrum
9 9 (20.45%) Finance
10 8 (18.18%) C#
10 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
11 7 (15.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (15.91%) Test Strategy
11 7 (15.91%) Java
11 7 (15.91%) SQL
12 6 (13.64%) .NET
12 6 (13.64%) Web Services
12 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
12 6 (13.64%) Cucumber
12 6 (13.64%) BDD
12 6 (13.64%) TDD
12 6 (13.64%) Automated Testing

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) CTI
2 2 (4.55%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.27%) 3GPP
3 1 (2.27%) WCDMA
3 1 (2.27%) Wireless
3 1 (2.27%) HSPA
3 1 (2.27%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) MySQL
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Selenium
2 6 (13.64%) Cucumber
3 5 (11.36%) Eclipse
3 5 (11.36%) HP UFT
4 3 (6.82%) LoadRunner
4 3 (6.82%) JMeter
4 3 (6.82%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.55%) NUnit
6 1 (2.27%) Subversion
6 1 (2.27%) JIRA
6 1 (2.27%) ClearQuest
6 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.27%) Ranorex
6 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.27%) ClearCase
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) CGI
2 6 (13.64%) .NET
2 6 (13.64%) Web Services
3 5 (11.36%) CSS
4 1 (2.27%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Replication
2 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) Telematics
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.27%) Handset
5 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) UNIX
3 1 (2.27%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (36.36%) Software Testing
2 16 (36.36%) Manual Testing
3 12 (27.27%) Automation Testing
4 10 (22.73%) Test Planning
5 9 (20.45%) Scrum
6 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 7 (15.91%) Test Strategy
8 6 (13.64%) BDD
8 6 (13.64%) TDD
8 6 (13.64%) Automated Testing
8 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Validation
9 5 (11.36%) Web Testing
9 5 (11.36%) System Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
9 5 (11.36%) Software Delivery
10 4 (9.09%) User Stories
10 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) C#
2 7 (15.91%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) SQL
3 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.36%) C
3 5 (11.36%) PHP
4 4 (9.09%) Delphi
5 3 (6.82%) Python
6 2 (4.55%) C++
6 2 (4.55%) VBScript
6 2 (4.55%) VB
7 1 (2.27%) Perl
7 1 (2.27%) Ruby
7 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (56.82%) ISTQB
2 17 (38.64%) ISEB
3 16 (36.36%) Degree
4 7 (15.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (36.36%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.27%) Iperf
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) TOWER Software
2 3 (6.82%) Google
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) SAP
3 2 (4.55%) IBM
3 2 (4.55%) HP
3 2 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (2.27%) QNX
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