The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire 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 259 218 -
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.056% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.059% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £36,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.69% -18.88%
Senior Test Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7053 5049 5615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.35% 94.60% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5594 4010 4609
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
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 Yorkshire

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

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Test Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Yorkshire - 4 £42,000 -
West Yorkshire -27 3 £32,500 -
Senior Test Engineer
England

Senior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 24 (85.71%) QA
2 18 (64.29%) Regression Testing
3 17 (60.71%) Automated Testing
4 16 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (57.14%) Test Strategy
4 16 (57.14%) Test Scripting
5 15 (53.57%) Project Management
5 15 (53.57%) SOAP
5 15 (53.57%) Web Services
5 15 (53.57%) XML
6 7 (25.00%) Linux
6 7 (25.00%) ISTQB
7 6 (21.43%) Degree
7 6 (21.43%) STB
7 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
7 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 6 (21.43%) Python
7 6 (21.43%) UNIX
7 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
7 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
10 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.71%) SQL
11 2 (7.14%) MS Office
11 2 (7.14%) ISEB
11 2 (7.14%) Finance
11 2 (7.14%) JIRA
11 2 (7.14%) Compatibility Testing

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
1 2 (7.14%) Ranorex
2 1 (3.57%) JUnit
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) TestNG
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.57%) Capybara
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) SOAP
1 15 (53.57%) Web Services
1 15 (53.57%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) LAMP
2 1 (3.57%) JRuby
2 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) STB
1 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Video on Demand
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Regression Testing
2 17 (60.71%) Automated Testing
3 16 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 16 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (57.14%) Test Strategy
4 15 (53.57%) Project Management
5 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Compatibility Testing
10 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
10 1 (3.57%) Scrum
10 1 (3.57%) System Testing
10 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
10 1 (3.57%) BDD
10 1 (3.57%) Release Management
10 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Python
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (21.43%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (85.71%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) Atlassian