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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Test Engineer
Rank 860 884 877
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Test Engineer 18 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.009% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.009% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 8
Average salary £20,250 £21,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.81% -23.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,250 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,550 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £19,000 £21,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -19.23%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 13 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 30 January 2015. 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 +7 17 £19,000 -7.31% 2
South East -17 9 £19,000 -20.83% 1
Reading - 9 £19,000 - 1
Berkshire - 9 £19,000 - 1
East of England - 6 £27,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £27,500 -
Cambridge - 4 £27,500 -
East Midlands +17 1 £21,500 +11.68%
Scotland +3 1 £22,500 -
Aberdeen +1 1 £22,500 -
London 0 1 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Norwich - 1 £26,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £26,500 -

Junior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 30 (81.08%) QA
2 28 (75.68%) Degree
3 25 (67.57%) Selenium
4 23 (62.16%) Computer Science
5 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (37.84%) Automation Testing
6 14 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (35.14%) jQuery
7 13 (35.14%) QuickTest Pro
7 13 (35.14%) CSS
7 13 (35.14%) HTML
7 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
8 11 (29.73%) Waterfall
8 11 (29.73%) System Testing
9 10 (27.03%) Manual Testing
9 10 (27.03%) SQL
9 10 (27.03%) C#
10 8 (21.62%) .NET
10 8 (21.62%) Software Testing
11 7 (18.92%) Scrum
11 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
11 7 (18.92%) Cucumber
12 6 (16.22%) WebDriver
12 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
12 6 (16.22%) XML
13 5 (13.51%) Java
13 5 (13.51%) Ruby
13 5 (13.51%) Calabash
14 4 (10.81%) Apple iOS

Junior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (67.57%) Selenium
2 13 (35.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (18.92%) Cucumber
4 6 (16.22%) WebDriver
5 5 (13.51%) Calabash
6 4 (10.81%) JIRA
7 3 (8.11%) NUnit
7 3 (8.11%) WatiN
8 2 (5.41%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
9 1 (2.70%) LabVIEW
9 1 (2.70%) JMeter
9 1 (2.70%) TestComplete
9 1 (2.70%) RSpec
9 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Electronics
2 2 (5.41%) Law
2 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.70%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) jQuery
1 13 (35.14%) CSS
1 13 (35.14%) HTML
2 8 (21.62%) .NET
3 6 (16.22%) XML
4 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.70%) Middleware
5 1 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.70%) Java EE
5 1 (2.70%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 23 (62.16%) Computer Science
2 14 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.41%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.70%) Physics
5 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Apple iOS
1 4 (10.81%) Android
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Automation Testing
3 11 (29.73%) Waterfall
3 11 (29.73%) System Testing
4 10 (27.03%) Manual Testing
5 8 (21.62%) Software Testing
6 7 (18.92%) Scrum
6 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.81%) TDD
9 3 (8.11%) Regression Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (8.11%) Kanban
9 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
10 2 (5.41%) BDD
10 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
10 2 (5.41%) Test Automation
11 1 (2.70%) OO
11 1 (2.70%) Quality Management
11 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 10 (27.03%) C#
3 5 (13.51%) Java
3 5 (13.51%) Ruby
4 4 (10.81%) Python
5 2 (5.41%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) C
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (75.68%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) ISTQB
3 3 (8.11%) ISEB
3 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (81.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Deltatre
Salary: £0 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago