The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Senior Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 249 239 230
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 7 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.051% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.052% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 9
Median salary £28,591 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5483 5716 5997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.55% 96.98% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4843 5021
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Senior Test Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Senior Test Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Devon - 3 £28,591 -
Bristol +3 2 - - 1
Gloucestershire -13 2 £49,750 -
Senior Test Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 West region featuring Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
3 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
3 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Spock
4 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
4 3 (27.27%) Test Management
4 3 (27.27%) LTE
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Android
5 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (18.18%) VB
5 2 (18.18%) J2EE
5 2 (18.18%) Perl
5 2 (18.18%) XML

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LTE
1 3 (27.27%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (9.09%) 2G
2 1 (9.09%) 3G
2 1 (9.09%) 4G
2 1 (9.09%) VoLTE
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Spock
2 1 (9.09%) Robot Framework
2 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) J2EE
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
3 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Test Management
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Integration Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
6 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (18.18%) PhD
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) ISEB
4 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) Huawei
1 1 (9.09%) Nokia
Taunton, Somerset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago