The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 183 197 144
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 27 25 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.61% 0.49% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.51% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 66
Median salary £43,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,400 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +5.33%
Test Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4295 4929 5354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.45% 95.67% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3473 3724 3837
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Test Engineer in the job title.

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Test Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +21 11 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Maidenhead -3 3 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Bracknell - 3 £45,000 - 2
Slough - 2 £50,000 - 1
Newbury +6 1 £30,000 -22.58%
Test Engineer
South East

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Berkshire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (52.08%) Selenium
2 25 (52.08%) Test Automation
2 25 (52.08%) Java
3 23 (47.92%) QA
4 18 (37.50%) WebDriver
5 15 (31.25%) Automation Testing
6 14 (29.17%) Scrum
7 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (27.08%) Automated Testing
8 12 (25.00%) JIRA
8 12 (25.00%) Manual Testing
9 11 (22.92%) Regression Testing
9 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
9 11 (22.92%) SOAP
10 9 (18.75%) Web Services
10 9 (18.75%) RESTful
11 8 (16.67%) Cucumber
11 8 (16.67%) Performance Testing
11 8 (16.67%) Test Scripting
11 8 (16.67%) Windows
11 8 (16.67%) Linux
11 8 (16.67%) .NET
11 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
11 8 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
12 7 (14.58%) Selenium IDE
12 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
12 7 (14.58%) C#
12 7 (14.58%) JMeter

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (2.08%) Confluence
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (2.08%) 3G
3 1 (2.08%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
2 6 (12.50%) MySQL
2 6 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) Big Data
4 1 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (52.08%) Selenium
2 18 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 12 (25.00%) JIRA
4 8 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 7 (14.58%) JMeter
5 7 (14.58%) Selenium IDE
6 6 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (10.42%) Visual Studio
8 4 (8.33%) Zephyr
9 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
9 3 (6.25%) MSTest
9 3 (6.25%) SoapUI
10 2 (4.17%) LoadRunner
10 2 (4.17%) SpecFlow
11 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
11 1 (2.08%) TestRail
11 1 (2.08%) WebLOAD
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Marketing
2 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.42%) Electronics
3 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) SOAP
2 9 (18.75%) RESTful
2 9 (18.75%) Web Services
3 8 (16.67%) .NET
4 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
5 6 (12.50%) XML
6 5 (10.42%) JSON
6 5 (10.42%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (10.42%) React
7 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.17%) CSS
7 2 (4.17%) HTML
7 2 (4.17%) jQuery
8 1 (2.08%) Gherkin
8 1 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Wiki
2 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 4 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Android
2 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Phone
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (52.08%) Test Automation
3 15 (31.25%) Automation Testing
4 14 (29.17%) Scrum
5 13 (27.08%) Automated Testing
5 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 11 (22.92%) Regression Testing
8 8 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (16.67%) Performance Testing
8 8 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 7 (14.58%) BDD
9 7 (14.58%) Test Management
9 7 (14.58%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
10 6 (12.50%) Presales
10 6 (12.50%) SDLC
11 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (10.42%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (10.42%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) Java
2 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.58%) C#
4 6 (12.50%) Python
5 4 (8.33%) SQL
6 3 (6.25%) Perl
6 3 (6.25%) Ruby
7 2 (4.17%) VB
7 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.08%) C
8 1 (2.08%) C++
8 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) ISEB
2 3 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (47.92%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Ansible
1 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) SAP
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.25%) HP
5 2 (4.17%) IBM
6 1 (2.08%) Rally
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.08%) Tableau
Bracknell, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £44,000 to £50,000 per annum + v strong Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Health, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago