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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Test Engineer
Rank - 202 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Test Engineer 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +29.87%
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
4147 4519 5086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.55% 97.06% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3534 3757 4163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) LAMP
2 3 (60.00%) JMeter
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Protractor
2 3 (60.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) JMeter
1 3 (60.00%) Protractor
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) NUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) LAMP
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft