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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Test Engineer
Rank 934 923 942
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Test Engineer 14 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.018% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.018% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 9
Average salary £26,500 £19,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.47% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,500 £25,700
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £19,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+39.47% -9.52%

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
97345 102801 101131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 81678 85210 81441
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016 within the UK.

Junior Test Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Test Engineer
Top 14 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 9 February 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 +23 14 £26,500 +39.47% 5
South West - 6 £28,250 - 1
Bristol - 4 £29,500 - 1
South East +4 3 £22,500 +18.42% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £26,500 - 1
Leeds - 3 £26,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £26,500 - 1
London +9 2 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Portsmouth - 2 £22,500 - 1
Taunton - 2 £26,500 -
Somerset - 2 £26,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £22,500 - 1
Brighton - 1 £22,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £22,500 -

Junior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Selenium
3 11 (39.29%) Degree
3 11 (39.29%) Test Automation
4 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
4 9 (32.14%) Java
5 8 (28.57%) Python
5 8 (28.57%) QA
5 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 8 (28.57%) Automation Testing
6 7 (25.00%) SoapUI
7 6 (21.43%) Functional Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 6 (21.43%) JMeter
8 5 (17.86%) Finance
8 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.86%) C#
8 5 (17.86%) SQL
8 5 (17.86%) Scrum
9 4 (14.29%) TDD
9 4 (14.29%) C++
9 4 (14.29%) HTML
9 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (10.71%) BDD
10 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
10 3 (10.71%) SpecFlow
10 3 (10.71%) ATDD
10 3 (10.71%) Big Data

Junior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 2 (7.14%) Apache
1 2 (7.14%) Apache Solr
1 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Big Data
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Selenium
2 7 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 6 (21.43%) JMeter
4 3 (10.71%) FitNesse
4 3 (10.71%) SpecFlow
4 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
5 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 2 (7.14%) JIRA
5 2 (7.14%) PHPUnit
5 2 (7.14%) TestComplete
5 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.57%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (3.57%) WebPagetest
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Electronics
2 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) Ajax
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
2 2 (7.14%) Flash
2 2 (7.14%) HTML5
2 2 (7.14%) jQuery
2 2 (7.14%) LAMP
2 2 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Flex
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Animation
3 2 (7.14%) Digital Media
3 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Test Automation
3 8 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 6 (21.43%) Functional Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.29%) TDD
7 3 (10.71%) ATDD
7 3 (10.71%) BDD
8 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Kanban
8 2 (7.14%) Low Latency
8 2 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Open Source
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) SDLC
8 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) Python
3 5 (17.86%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) C++
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + beneifts (DOE)
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago