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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Test Engineer
Rank 904 948 981
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Test Engineer 8 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.008% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 11
Median salary £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £24,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £32,500 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £28,750 £22,750
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +26.37%

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
94251 105278 113033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.19% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79339 87279 91179
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Test Engineer over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 within the UK.

Junior Test Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Test Engineer
Top 13 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 26 August 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
England +47 6 £27,500 +10.00% 2
East of England +25 3 £22,500 -30.76% 1
Cambridge +15 3 £22,500 -30.76% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 3 £22,500 -30.76% 1
London +58 1 £45,000 +91.48% 1
South East +20 1 £33,000 +32.00%
Reading +8 1 £33,000 +32.00%
Berkshire -1 1 £33,000 +32.00%
Bolton - 1 £27,500 -
Manchester - 1 £27,500 -
North West - 1 £27,500 -
Fife - 1 £20,000 -
Scotland - 1 £20,000 -

Junior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 18 (64.29%) Manual Testing
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (50.00%) Degree
4 13 (46.43%) QA
5 12 (42.86%) Software Testing
6 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
7 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
7 9 (32.14%) Windows
8 8 (28.57%) Automation Testing
9 7 (25.00%) Selenium
9 7 (25.00%) C#
10 6 (21.43%) Scrum
10 6 (21.43%) Finance
10 6 (21.43%) Regression Testing
11 5 (17.86%) Python
11 5 (17.86%) Perl
11 5 (17.86%) SQL
12 4 (14.29%) Unix
12 4 (14.29%) ISEB
12 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
12 4 (14.29%) Automotive
12 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
12 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
12 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
13 3 (10.71%) BDD
13 3 (10.71%) RESTful
13 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
13 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
13 3 (10.71%) TDD
13 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce

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 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Selenium
2 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
2 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.14%) FitNesse
3 2 (7.14%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Automotive
2 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) RESTful
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Manual Testing
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
5 8 (28.57%) Automation Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Regression Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Scrum
7 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 3 (10.71%) BDD
8 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.71%) Exploratory Testing
8 3 (10.71%) TDD
8 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
9 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Kanban
9 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.14%) Test Planning
9 2 (7.14%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) C#
2 5 (17.86%) Perl
2 5 (17.86%) Python
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (46.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) StreamBase
2 1 (3.57%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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