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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Test Engineer
Rank 903 945 957
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Test Engineer 20 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.015% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.015% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 13
Median salary £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £22,500 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £23,875 £24,250
% change year-on-year
+8.90% -1.54%

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
94619 103335 113551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.48% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79584 84714 93028
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Test Engineer over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 within the UK.

Junior Test Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Test Engineer
Top 18 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 26 May 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 +31 20 £26,000 -5.45% 4
London +24 7 £27,500 - 1
South East +29 6 £27,500 - 2
Surrey +14 4 £27,500 - 1
Walton-on-Thames - 4 £27,500 - 1
Skipton - 3 £26,000 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £26,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £26,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £19,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £19,000 -
Southampton - 2 £23,750 -
Stafford - 2 £19,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £23,750 -
East of England +28 1 £27,500 -2.22% 1
Cambridge +5 1 £27,500 -15.38% 1
South West +4 1 £22,500 -
Cambridgeshire 0 1 £27,500 -2.22% 1
Wiltshire - 1 £22,500 -

Junior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (48.48%) Manual Testing
2 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (42.42%) Degree
4 13 (39.39%) QA
5 12 (36.36%) Computer Science
5 12 (36.36%) Software Testing
5 12 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 12 (36.36%) Automation Testing
6 10 (30.30%) Finance
6 10 (30.30%) Selenium
7 8 (24.24%) Python
7 8 (24.24%) Linux
8 7 (21.21%) SQL
8 7 (21.21%) Windows
9 6 (18.18%) SoapUI
9 6 (18.18%) FitNesse
9 6 (18.18%) Financial Institution
10 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
10 5 (15.15%) C#
10 5 (15.15%) SDLC
11 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
11 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (12.12%) Java
11 4 (12.12%) Perl
11 4 (12.12%) Unix
11 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
11 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
11 4 (12.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
11 4 (12.12%) Project Planning

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 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Big Data
2 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Selenium
2 6 (18.18%) FitNesse
2 6 (18.18%) SoapUI
3 3 (9.09%) SpecFlow
3 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.09%) WebDriver
4 2 (6.06%) JMeter
4 2 (6.06%) TestComplete
5 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Financial Institution
3 4 (12.12%) Automotive
3 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Flash
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
1 2 (6.06%) HTML5
1 2 (6.06%) LAMP
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) RESTful
2 1 (3.03%) SOAP
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (6.06%) Digital Media
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Unix
4 1 (3.03%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Manual Testing
2 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (36.36%) Automation Testing
3 12 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 12 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 5 (15.15%) SDLC
5 4 (12.12%) Project Planning
5 4 (12.12%) Scrum
5 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
6 3 (9.09%) ATDD
6 3 (9.09%) BDD
6 3 (9.09%) Low Latency
7 2 (6.06%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Open Source
7 2 (6.06%) Test Planning
7 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) Python
2 7 (21.21%) SQL
3 5 (15.15%) C#
3 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.12%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) Perl
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) StreamBase
3 1 (3.03%) HP
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum internal/external training, tech con
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago