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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 251 228 224
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 6 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.086% 0.18% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.19% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 2
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
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
6810 6202 5740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.09% 95.44% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5669 4843 4795
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 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
(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
West Yorkshire -11 4 £30,000 -14.28%
South Yorkshire - 2 £32,250 -
Senior Test Engineer
England

Senior Test Engineer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) Manual Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (11.11%) JUnit
5 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (11.11%) UNIX
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Manual Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA