The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Junior Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior Test Engineer
UK
Rank 842 932 930
Rank change year-on-year
+90 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Test Engineer 14 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.013% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.013% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 19
Median salary £32,500 £28,250 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.04% +31.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,750 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £26,500 £20,250
% change year-on-year
+22.64% +30.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80929 97392 101732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67146 81719 84044
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Junior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Junior Test Engineer in the job title.

Junior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Test Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Test Engineer within the UK.

Junior Test Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Junior Test Engineer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Test Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 21 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
England +99 14 £32,500 +15.04% 3
South East +71 8 £33,750 +50.00% 1
Hampshire +15 4 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Berkshire - 4 £35,000 -
Reading - 4 £35,000 -
Solihull - 3 £32,500 -
Basingstoke - 3 £25,000 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £32,500 -
South West +23 2 - -
West Yorkshire +26 1 £25,500 -3.77% 1
Leeds +23 1 £25,500 -3.77% 1
Yorkshire +18 1 £25,500 -3.77% 1
Bristol -1 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Tewkesbury - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £32,500 -

Junior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Junior 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 featuring Junior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (62.96%) Degree
2 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
2 14 (51.85%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) Automation Testing
3 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
4 10 (37.04%) TDD
4 10 (37.04%) Regression Testing
4 10 (37.04%) BDD
5 9 (33.33%) NoSQL
5 9 (33.33%) Open Source
5 9 (33.33%) Information Governance
5 9 (33.33%) Big Data
5 9 (33.33%) Secure Coding
5 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 9 (33.33%) Web Services
5 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 9 (33.33%) RESTful
6 7 (25.93%) Manual Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Selenium
6 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
7 6 (22.22%) OOP
8 5 (18.52%) OO
8 5 (18.52%) Python
9 4 (14.81%) C#
9 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (14.81%) WebDriver
10 3 (11.11%) API Testing
10 3 (11.11%) GitHub
10 3 (11.11%) SDLC

Junior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Big Data
1 9 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Selenium
2 4 (14.81%) WebDriver
3 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.41%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.70%) JIRA
5 1 (3.70%) JMeter
General
1 1 (3.70%) Electronics
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Law
1 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) RESTful
1 9 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Automation Testing
1 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) BDD
3 10 (37.04%) Regression Testing
3 10 (37.04%) TDD
4 9 (33.33%) Information Governance
4 9 (33.33%) Open Source
4 9 (33.33%) Secure Coding
4 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 7 (25.93%) Manual Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
6 6 (22.22%) OOP
7 5 (18.52%) OO
8 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (11.11%) API Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Scrum
9 3 (11.11%) SDLC
9 3 (11.11%) System Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) Python
4 4 (14.81%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) HND
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) ISO 14001
1 3 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
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