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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Test Engineer
Rank 908 967 985
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Test Engineer 10 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.007% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.008% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 7
Median salary £27,500 £26,875 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +11.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £31,250 £27,600
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £30,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +27.65%

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
94461 105686 113159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79465 87260 92188
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 15 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 29 July 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 +36 9 £27,500 +2.32% 1
East of England +37 3 £27,500 -2.22% 1
Cambridgeshire +15 3 £27,500 -2.22% 1
Cambridge -2 3 £27,500 -15.38% 1
London +57 2 £26,250 +11.70%
South East - 2 £30,250 -
North West +13 1 £27,500 +25.00%
Manchester +3 1 £27,500 +25.00%
Reading - 1 £33,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £27,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £33,000 -
Bolton - 1 £27,500 -
Surrey - 1 £27,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £22,500 -
South West - 1 £22,500 -

Junior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) Degree
3 13 (43.33%) QA
4 12 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 11 (36.67%) Automation Testing
5 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
5 11 (36.67%) Test Automation
6 9 (30.00%) Finance
7 8 (26.67%) Windows
8 7 (23.33%) Selenium
9 6 (20.00%) Python
9 6 (20.00%) C#
10 5 (16.67%) SQL
10 5 (16.67%) Linux
10 5 (16.67%) Scrum
10 5 (16.67%) Financial Institution
10 5 (16.67%) Regression Testing
11 4 (13.33%) Automotive
11 4 (13.33%) Perl
11 4 (13.33%) Unix
11 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
11 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
12 3 (10.00%) StreamBase
12 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
12 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
12 3 (10.00%) SDLC
12 3 (10.00%) RESTful
12 3 (10.00%) FitNesse

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 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Big Data
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Selenium
2 3 (10.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) JMeter
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.33%) TestComplete
3 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 4 (13.33%) Automotive
4 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) RESTful
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.33%) Flash
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 11 (36.67%) Automation Testing
4 11 (36.67%) Test Automation
5 5 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Scrum
6 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
6 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
7 3 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (10.00%) SDLC
7 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.67%) BDD
8 2 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Low Latency
8 2 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Open Source
8 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) C#
1 6 (20.00%) Python
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) Perl
4 3 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) StreamBase
2 1 (3.33%) HP
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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