Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Test Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 22 November 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 127 145
Rank change year-on-year -1 +18 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 3 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.18% 0.30% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.30% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 24
Milton Keynes median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% - -
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £41,250 £33,750 £34,625
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% - -18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1598 1653 2549
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.09% 98.28% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1209 1446 2135
Milton Keynes median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Senior Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured Senior Test Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Engineer in Milton Keynes

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Engineer in Milton Keynes

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Behat
1 3 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Thinking

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Behat
1 3 (100.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management