Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Test Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 20 July 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 145 151
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 1 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.047% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Wales median annual salary - £52,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +32.91% -7.06%
UK median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% +4.65%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2074 2635 2702
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.10% 97.88% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 2232 2254
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,639
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.35% +4.68%
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,975 £55,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Senior Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Engineer in Wales

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Engineer in Wales

Senior Test Engineer
Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +17 1 - -
Senior Test Engineer
UK

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Wales region featuring Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM