The median annual salary for a Senior Test Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 29 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 155 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.045% 0.038% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.040% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
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 Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2150 2493 2317
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.33% 95.77% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1816 2063 1862
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Engineer in Hertfordshire

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Engineer in Hertfordshire

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 8 (88.89%) Functional Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) QA
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation

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

Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Functional Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Regression Testing
2 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) QA