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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Test Engineer
Rank 898 951 956
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Test Engineer 13 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.012% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.012% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 17
Median salary £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% +9.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £32,500 £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £28,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +21.73%

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
90823 105550 110058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76065 87949 88918
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Test Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 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 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 +54 12 £30,250 +6.14% 2
East of England +12 4 £22,500 -30.76%
Cambridge +12 4 £22,500 -30.76%
Cambridgeshire +5 4 £22,500 -30.76%
London +48 3 £45,000 +57.89% 2
South East +46 3 £33,000 +32.00%
Berkshire +33 3 £33,000 +32.00%
Reading +10 3 £33,000 +32.00%
Plymouth - 2 £26,000 -
Devon - 2 £26,000 -
South West - 2 £26,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £42,500 -
Fife - 1 £20,000 -
Scotland - 1 £20,000 -

Junior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 16 (59.26%) Manual Testing
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Degree
3 12 (44.44%) QA
3 12 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
5 9 (33.33%) Scrum
6 8 (29.63%) Regression Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Software Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Selenium
7 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
7 7 (25.93%) C#
7 7 (25.93%) Windows
8 6 (22.22%) Python
8 6 (22.22%) TDD
8 6 (22.22%) BDD
8 6 (22.22%) Automation Testing
9 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
9 5 (18.52%) RESTful
9 5 (18.52%) Web Services
9 5 (18.52%) Java
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.81%) MS Office
10 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
10 4 (14.81%) Finance
11 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
11 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
11 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
11 3 (11.11%) JIRA
11 3 (11.11%) ISEB

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 4 (14.81%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Big Data
2 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Selenium
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) JIRA
2 3 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.70%) FitNesse
4 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.70%) JMeter
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.41%) Automotive
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Law
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) RESTful
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) SOAP
4 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
2 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.41%) Unix
4 1 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Manual Testing
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 9 (33.33%) Scrum
5 8 (29.63%) Regression Testing
5 8 (29.63%) Software Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
7 6 (22.22%) Automation Testing
7 6 (22.22%) BDD
7 6 (22.22%) TDD
8 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
9 3 (11.11%) API Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Information Governance
9 3 (11.11%) Kanban
9 3 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Open Source
9 3 (11.11%) Secure Coding
9 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
10 2 (7.41%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) Python
3 5 (18.52%) Java
4 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) Perl
4 3 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) ISEB
2 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) ISO 14001
2 2 (7.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) HP
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) StreamBase
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Salary: £25k to £35k + benefits
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