The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Test Engineer
Rank 199 203 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Test Engineer 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.10% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Senior Software Test Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3768 4315 4132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.16% 98.25% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3272 3609 3276
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £63,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Test Engineer in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Senior Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Senior Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Senior Software Test Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Test Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Leatherhead -3 2 £50,000 -
Reigate - 2 £47,500 -
Senior Software Test Engineer
South East

Senior Software Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Test Engineer in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) Web Services
2 13 (86.67%) Test Strategy
3 12 (80.00%) Workflow
3 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (66.67%) PHP
4 10 (66.67%) MySQL
4 10 (66.67%) JMeter
4 10 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 10 (66.67%) JIRA
4 10 (66.67%) QA
4 10 (66.67%) Selenium
4 10 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (66.67%) LAMP
4 10 (66.67%) Functional Testing
4 10 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 10 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 10 (66.67%) WebDriver
4 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (66.67%) Load Testing
4 10 (66.67%) Java
4 10 (66.67%) Protractor
5 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (33.33%) Degree
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) .NET

Senior Software Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 10 (66.67%) JIRA
1 10 (66.67%) JMeter
1 10 (66.67%) Protractor
1 10 (66.67%) Selenium
1 10 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (13.33%) NUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Web Services
2 10 (66.67%) LAMP
3 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) CSS3
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 3 (20.00%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (86.67%) Test Strategy
3 12 (80.00%) Workflow
4 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (66.67%) Functional Testing
4 10 (66.67%) Load Testing
4 10 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 10 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 10 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) User Stories
6 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (66.67%) Java
3 10 (66.67%) PHP
4 5 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) TOWER Software
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft