The median annual salary for a Senior Test Engineer was £44,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Test Engineer
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 182 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.23% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Median salary £44,500 £38,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.83% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% -5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2927 3365 3692
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.73% 97.62% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2487 2987 3120
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Senior Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire that featured Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Engineer in Hampshire

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Engineer in Hampshire

Senior Test Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Southampton +16 2 £45,750 +30.71%
Basingstoke - 2 £45,000 -
Senior Test Engineer
South East

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Hampshire region featuring Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
3 5 (71.43%) QA
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
4 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
4 4 (57.14%) Selenium
5 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
5 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
5 3 (42.86%) JIRA
5 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Coaching
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (28.57%) Zephyr
6 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (28.57%) Kanban
6 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
6 2 (28.57%) Games
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
6 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
6 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
6 2 (28.57%) JMeter
6 2 (28.57%) C#

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
3 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
3 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
3 2 (28.57%) IntelliJ
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (28.57%) JMeter
3 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
3 2 (28.57%) Zephyr
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Moq
4 1 (14.29%) NUnit
4 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
4 1 (14.29%) TestRail
4 1 (14.29%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) JMS
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
4 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Coaching
4 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Kanban
5 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) Web Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
6 1 (14.29%) OOP
6 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Xamarin