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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Test Engineer
Rank 869 892 881
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Test Engineer 14 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.013% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.014% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 5
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,700 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,250 £21,750
% change year-on-year
-1.03% +11.49%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 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 22 May 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 +33 13 £27,500 +10.00% 4
London +47 6 £27,500 -15.38%
City of London - 5 £27,500 -
East Midlands +9 3 £30,000 +50.00% 1
East of England +14 2 £28,125 -13.46% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 2 £28,125 -13.46% 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £30,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £30,000 -
Cambridge +24 1 £32,500 - 1
South East -2 1 - - 1
South West - 1 £22,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 £22,500 -
Scotland - 1 £22,500 -
Derby - 1 £24,000 -
Poole - 1 £22,500 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £24,000 - 1
Dorset - 1 £22,500 -

Junior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (72.73%) Degree
2 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (51.52%) QA
3 17 (51.52%) Selenium
4 14 (42.42%) Computer Science
5 13 (39.39%) Automation Testing
6 12 (36.36%) Software Testing
7 11 (33.33%) ISTQB
7 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (27.27%) HTML
8 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 9 (27.27%) CSS
9 8 (24.24%) jQuery
9 8 (24.24%) System Testing
9 8 (24.24%) Windows
9 8 (24.24%) Finance
9 8 (24.24%) Scrum
9 8 (24.24%) ISEB
9 8 (24.24%) QuickTest Pro
9 8 (24.24%) Waterfall
10 7 (21.21%) Java
10 7 (21.21%) C#
10 7 (21.21%) Manual Testing
11 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
12 5 (15.15%) OO
12 5 (15.15%) Legal
12 5 (15.15%) Android
12 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
12 5 (15.15%) Calabash
12 5 (15.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Junior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (51.52%) Selenium
2 8 (24.24%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
3 5 (15.15%) Calabash
4 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 3 (9.09%) JMeter
4 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (9.09%) WebDriver
5 2 (6.06%) RSpec
5 2 (6.06%) WatiN
5 2 (6.06%) LoadRunner
5 2 (6.06%) NUnit
5 2 (6.06%) JIRA
6 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) HTML
1 9 (27.27%) CSS
2 8 (24.24%) jQuery
3 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (6.06%) Java EE
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (3.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Computer Science
2 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.03%) Informatics
5 1 (3.03%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Android
2 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) Automation Testing
3 12 (36.36%) Software Testing
4 8 (24.24%) System Testing
4 8 (24.24%) Scrum
4 8 (24.24%) Waterfall
5 7 (21.21%) Manual Testing
6 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 5 (15.15%) OO
8 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
9 3 (9.09%) TDD
10 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy
10 2 (6.06%) CRM
10 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
10 2 (6.06%) Electronic Trading
10 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
10 2 (6.06%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (6.06%) Kanban
11 1 (3.03%) Web Testing
11 1 (3.03%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 7 (21.21%) Java
2 7 (21.21%) C#
3 4 (12.12%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) C++
4 2 (6.06%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (72.73%) Degree
2 11 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 8 (24.24%) ISEB
4 5 (15.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (51.52%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
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