The median annual salary for a Senior Test Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 164 - 210
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 5 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.18% - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Median salary £62,500 - £50,000
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2686 4053 4351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.27% 97.62% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2165 3473 3596
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Engineer in Surrey

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Engineer in Surrey

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer in Surrey over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Test Engineer in Surrey

Senior Test Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 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
Dorking - 1 £45,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Senior Test Engineer
South East

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 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 Surrey region featuring Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) QA
2 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Python
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (41.67%) Workflow
3 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 5 (41.67%) Ruby
3 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
3 5 (41.67%) Selenium
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
6 2 (16.67%) 4G
6 2 (16.67%) LTE
6 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Wireless
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) UMTS
6 2 (16.67%) 3G
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (16.67%) WiMAX
6 2 (16.67%) Coaching
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) 3G
1 2 (16.67%) 4G
1 2 (16.67%) LTE
1 2 (16.67%) UMTS
1 2 (16.67%) WiMAX
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) MIMO
2 1 (8.33%) UWB
2 1 (8.33%) Wideband
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
1 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Workflow
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) Coaching
5 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (8.33%) ATDD
6 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (8.33%) QA Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
6 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef