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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Test Engineer
Rank 909 962 995
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Test Engineer 14 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.009% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.009% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 5
Median salary £26,750 £27,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £30,500 £29,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +25.00%

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
94900 105542 116515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80031 87022 95416
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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
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 27 June 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 +41 13 £26,000 -5.45% 2
London +31 5 £25,000 -1.96%
Yorkshire - 3 £26,000 -
Skipton - 3 £26,000 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £26,000 -
South East +45 2 £27,500 - 1
Surrey +18 2 £27,500 -
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £27,500 -
East of England +36 1 £27,500 -2.22% 1
North West +14 1 £27,500 +25.00%
Cambridge +7 1 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Manchester +3 1 £27,500 +25.00%
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £27,500 -2.22% 1
South West - 1 £22,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £22,500 -
Bolton - 1 £27,500 -

Junior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) Manual Testing
3 14 (41.18%) Degree
4 13 (38.24%) QA
4 13 (38.24%) Software Testing
5 12 (35.29%) Automation Testing
6 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
6 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
7 10 (29.41%) Finance
7 10 (29.41%) Selenium
8 8 (23.53%) SQL
9 7 (20.59%) Windows
9 7 (20.59%) Linux
9 7 (20.59%) Python
10 6 (17.65%) SoapUI
10 6 (17.65%) FitNesse
10 6 (17.65%) Financial Institution
10 6 (17.65%) C#
11 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
11 5 (14.71%) SDLC
12 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (11.76%) Test Strategy
12 4 (11.76%) SpecFlow
12 4 (11.76%) WebDriver
12 4 (11.76%) BDD
12 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
12 4 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (11.76%) Perl
12 4 (11.76%) Unix
12 4 (11.76%) Microsoft

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Selenium
2 6 (17.65%) FitNesse
2 6 (17.65%) SoapUI
3 4 (11.76%) SpecFlow
3 4 (11.76%) WebDriver
4 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.94%) JMeter
5 1 (2.94%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (2.94%) TestComplete
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Financial Institution
3 4 (11.76%) Automotive
3 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.94%) Flash
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) HTML5
2 1 (2.94%) LAMP
2 1 (2.94%) RESTful
2 1 (2.94%) SOAP
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) Manual Testing
3 13 (38.24%) Software Testing
4 12 (35.29%) Automation Testing
5 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
6 5 (14.71%) SDLC
7 4 (11.76%) BDD
7 4 (11.76%) Project Planning
7 4 (11.76%) Scrum
7 4 (11.76%) Test Strategy
8 3 (8.82%) ATDD
8 3 (8.82%) Low Latency
8 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.88%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.88%) Functional Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Test Planning
9 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.94%) B2B
10 1 (2.94%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) Python
3 6 (17.65%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.76%) Perl
6 3 (8.82%) Java
7 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (38.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) StreamBase
3 1 (2.94%) HP
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