The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.37% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £36,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.69% -18.88%
Senior Test Engineer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
537 354 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.71% 93.16% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 390 275 227
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £59,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer in the job title across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in Watford

Senior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Test Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) Gherkin
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) JBehave
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) NUnit
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) WATIR
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Calabash
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Calabash
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) NUnit
3 2 (33.33%) WATIR
3 2 (33.33%) JBehave
4 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Gherkin
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA