The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Test Engineer
Rank 936 963 976
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Test Engineer 20 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.014% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.015% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 15
Average salary £27,500 £24,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £19,350 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £22,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -4.25%

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
99472 107123 115267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.48% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83547 87392 93423
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Junior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 29 April 2016 within the UK.

Junior Test Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Test Engineer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Test Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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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
England +10 20 £27,500 +10.00% 4
London +7 8 £30,000 +9.09%
South East +35 5 £27,500 +44.73% 3
Surrey -1 3 £27,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £26,000 - 1
Skipton - 3 £26,000 - 1
Walton-on-Thames - 3 £27,500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 3 £26,000 - 1
South West 0 2 £28,750 +27.77%
West Midlands - 2 £19,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £23,750 - 1
Stafford - 2 £19,000 -
Southampton - 2 £23,750 -
Bristol - 2 £28,750 -
Staffordshire - 2 £19,000 -

Junior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior Test Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Manual Testing
3 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
3 11 (35.48%) Automation Testing
3 11 (35.48%) Software Testing
3 11 (35.48%) Degree
3 11 (35.48%) QA
3 11 (35.48%) Selenium
4 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
4 10 (32.26%) Finance
5 8 (25.81%) SQL
5 8 (25.81%) Linux
6 7 (22.58%) Python
7 6 (19.35%) Financial Institution
7 6 (19.35%) FitNesse
7 6 (19.35%) SoapUI
8 5 (16.13%) SDLC
8 5 (16.13%) Windows
8 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
8 5 (16.13%) C#
8 5 (16.13%) Java
9 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
9 4 (12.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
9 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (9.68%) StreamBase
10 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
10 3 (9.68%) WebDriver
10 3 (9.68%) BDD
10 3 (9.68%) Elasticsearch

Junior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.45%) Apache
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Big Data
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Selenium
2 6 (19.35%) FitNesse
2 6 (19.35%) SoapUI
3 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
4 3 (9.68%) SpecFlow
4 3 (9.68%) WebDriver
5 2 (6.45%) JMeter
5 2 (6.45%) TestComplete
6 1 (3.23%) JIRA
6 1 (3.23%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (3.23%) WebPagetest
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Financial Institution
3 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.68%) Automotive
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Flash
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) HTML5
1 2 (6.45%) LAMP
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Flex
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (6.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Manual Testing
3 11 (35.48%) Automation Testing
3 11 (35.48%) Software Testing
3 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
4 5 (16.13%) SDLC
5 3 (9.68%) ATDD
5 3 (9.68%) BDD
5 3 (9.68%) Low Latency
5 3 (9.68%) Project Planning
5 3 (9.68%) Scrum
5 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.45%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Functional Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Open Source
6 2 (6.45%) Test Planning
6 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 7 (22.58%) Python
3 5 (16.13%) C#
3 5 (16.13%) Java
3 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.68%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
1 3 (9.68%) StreamBase
Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago