The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank - 45 46
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath - 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.33% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
Test Engineer
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
422 300 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 93.36% 95.54% 99.35%
Number of salaries quoted 363 279 297
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Engineer in the job title across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Bath

Test Engineer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) JUnit
2 6 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Java EE
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Media

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA