The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Senior Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Engineer
UK / Wales
Rank 92 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.19% 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £36,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1004 1339 1345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.80% 97.81% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 843 1144 1149
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer across the Wales region.

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in Wales

Senior Test Engineer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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
South Wales +21 2 £36,000 -31.42%
Senior Test Engineer
UK

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, Senior 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 across the Wales region featuring Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) Python
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Android
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) TestLink
4 1 (14.29%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (14.29%) API Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (14.29%) VersionOne
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Bug Management
4 1 (14.29%) Android Studio
4 1 (14.29%) C#

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Android Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) LabVIEW
1 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) TestLink
1 1 (14.29%) VersionOne
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (14.29%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Android
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) API Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Bug Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (14.29%) DRM
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) HNC
1 1 (14.29%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) IBM