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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Engineer
England / South East
Rank 377 423 456
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 17 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.088% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.092% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 13
Median salary £42,250 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%

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
14342 18573 20199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.72% 96.67% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11892 15979 16516
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,186 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +53 6 £62,500 +31.57%
Berkshire +38 6 £36,500 -33.63%
Hampshire +24 2 £45,750 +7.64% 1
West Sussex +11 1 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £40,000 -
Kent - 1 £52,500 -
Senior Test Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (60.53%) ISEB
2 23 (60.53%) Selenium
3 22 (57.89%) ISTQB
4 20 (52.63%) QA
5 14 (36.84%) Regression Testing
5 14 (36.84%) Automation Testing
6 12 (31.58%) SDLC
6 12 (31.58%) Cucumber
7 11 (28.95%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (28.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (28.95%) Web Testing
7 11 (28.95%) Degree
7 11 (28.95%) HP
7 11 (28.95%) TDD
7 11 (28.95%) Java
8 10 (26.32%) ETL
8 10 (26.32%) Test Scripting
8 10 (26.32%) WebDriver
8 10 (26.32%) System Testing
8 10 (26.32%) Test Strategy
9 9 (23.68%) Open Source
9 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
10 8 (21.05%) BDD
10 8 (21.05%) Performance Testing
10 8 (21.05%) Scrum
10 8 (21.05%) C#
10 8 (21.05%) Python
11 7 (18.42%) SQL
11 7 (18.42%) Finance

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 5 (13.16%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) 3G
1 2 (5.26%) 4G
1 2 (5.26%) LTE
1 2 (5.26%) UMTS
1 2 (5.26%) WiMAX
1 2 (5.26%) Wireless
2 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) MIMO
2 1 (2.63%) UWB
2 1 (2.63%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (60.53%) Selenium
2 12 (31.58%) Cucumber
3 10 (26.32%) WebDriver
4 7 (18.42%) SoapUI
5 6 (15.79%) Eclipse
5 6 (15.79%) HP UFT
5 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (13.16%) Ranorex
6 5 (13.16%) Robot Framework
6 5 (13.16%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (7.89%) JMeter
8 2 (5.26%) FitNesse
8 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
8 2 (5.26%) JIRA
9 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
9 1 (2.63%) Maven
9 1 (2.63%) Moq
9 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.63%) TestRail
9 1 (2.63%) YouTrack
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Marketing
3 4 (10.53%) Back Office
4 3 (7.89%) Retail
5 2 (5.26%) Advertising
5 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.63%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) REST
1 6 (15.79%) SOAP
1 6 (15.79%) XML
2 5 (13.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.89%) User Experience
4 2 (5.26%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Android
2 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) Automation Testing
2 14 (36.84%) Regression Testing
3 12 (31.58%) SDLC
4 11 (28.95%) TDD
4 11 (28.95%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (28.95%) Web Testing
5 10 (26.32%) ETL
5 10 (26.32%) System Testing
5 10 (26.32%) Test Scripting
5 10 (26.32%) Test Strategy
6 9 (23.68%) Open Source
6 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
7 8 (21.05%) BDD
7 8 (21.05%) Performance Testing
7 8 (21.05%) Scrum
8 7 (18.42%) Functional Testing
8 7 (18.42%) Integration Testing
8 7 (18.42%) Waterfall
9 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) Java
2 8 (21.05%) C#
2 8 (21.05%) Python
3 7 (18.42%) Ruby
3 7 (18.42%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.63%) C++
5 1 (2.63%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 23 (60.53%) ISEB
2 22 (57.89%) ISTQB
3 11 (28.95%) Degree
4 5 (13.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (52.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) HP
2 4 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Xamarin
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