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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Engineer
England / South East
Rank 373 428 444
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 12 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.10% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.11% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 8
Median salary £48,750 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,750 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -

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
14228 18927 19977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.80% 96.75% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11793 16094 16196
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 22 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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 +42 5 £62,500 +25.00%
Oxfordshire +24 2 - -
Kent - 2 £48,750 -
Berkshire +45 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Buckinghamshire +25 1 £40,000 +23.07% 1
West Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Test Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (56.41%) ISEB
2 22 (56.41%) ISTQB
3 19 (48.72%) Selenium
4 16 (41.03%) QA
4 16 (41.03%) Cucumber
5 15 (38.46%) Automation Testing
6 14 (35.90%) Test Automation
6 14 (35.90%) Degree
6 14 (35.90%) Java
7 13 (33.33%) Web Testing
8 12 (30.77%) Performance Testing
8 12 (30.77%) Test Strategy
9 11 (28.21%) Ruby
9 11 (28.21%) Python
9 11 (28.21%) HP UFT
9 11 (28.21%) Regression Testing
9 11 (28.21%) Finance
10 10 (25.64%) SQL
10 10 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
11 9 (23.08%) C#
11 9 (23.08%) VMware
11 9 (23.08%) SDLC
12 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
12 8 (20.51%) Back Office
12 8 (20.51%) Linux
12 8 (20.51%) SOAP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) Confluence
1 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) 3G
1 2 (5.13%) 4G
1 2 (5.13%) LTE
1 2 (5.13%) UMTS
1 2 (5.13%) WiMAX
1 2 (5.13%) Wireless
2 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (48.72%) Selenium
2 16 (41.03%) Cucumber
3 11 (28.21%) HP UFT
4 9 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (20.51%) SoapUI
6 7 (17.95%) Ranorex
6 7 (17.95%) Robot Framework
7 6 (15.38%) Eclipse
8 5 (12.82%) WebDriver
9 3 (7.69%) JMeter
10 2 (5.13%) FitNesse
11 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
11 1 (2.56%) IntelliJ
11 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
11 1 (2.56%) JIRA
11 1 (2.56%) JUnit
11 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
11 1 (2.56%) Maven
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Back Office
3 7 (17.95%) Marketing
4 3 (7.69%) Retail
5 2 (5.13%) Advertising
5 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) REST
1 8 (20.51%) SOAP
1 8 (20.51%) XML
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
3 7 (17.95%) Health Informatics
3 7 (17.95%) Informatics
4 3 (7.69%) User Experience
5 2 (5.13%) BBC
6 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.56%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) Automation Testing
3 14 (35.90%) Test Automation
4 13 (33.33%) Web Testing
5 12 (30.77%) Performance Testing
5 12 (30.77%) Test Strategy
6 11 (28.21%) Regression Testing
7 10 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (23.08%) SDLC
9 8 (20.51%) BDD
9 8 (20.51%) Open Source
10 7 (17.95%) ETL
10 7 (17.95%) Resource Management
10 7 (17.95%) System Testing
11 6 (15.38%) TDD
11 6 (15.38%) Test Scripting
12 5 (12.82%) Software Delivery
13 4 (10.26%) Automated Testing
13 4 (10.26%) Manual Testing
13 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) Java
2 11 (28.21%) Python
2 11 (28.21%) Ruby
3 10 (25.64%) SQL
4 9 (23.08%) C#
5 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (56.41%) ISEB
1 22 (56.41%) ISTQB
2 14 (35.90%) Degree
3 7 (17.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) QA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.56%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) VMware
2 8 (20.51%) HP
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago