The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bournemouth region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 54 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 1 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.32% 1.75% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 1.78% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median salary £25,000 £57,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-56.52% +58.62%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
Test Engineer
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth 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
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
307 449 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 99.68% 98.25% 98.55%
Number of salaries quoted 266 346 362
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Bournemouth region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) IBM
1 8 (72.73%) Middleware
1 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
1 8 (72.73%) Data Management
1 8 (72.73%) Test Scripting
1 8 (72.73%) Functional Testing
1 8 (72.73%) Virtual Team
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) V-Model
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 5 (45.45%) Automation Testing
4 4 (36.36%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
5 3 (27.27%) webMethods
5 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) ISEB
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) Unix
5 3 (27.27%) MQSeries
5 3 (27.27%) SOA
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) Selenium
5 3 (27.27%) Temenos T24
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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 3 (27.27%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) FogBugz
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Middleware
2 3 (27.27%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Virtual Team
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
1 8 (72.73%) Data Management
1 8 (72.73%) Functional Testing
1 8 (72.73%) Test Scripting
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Automation Testing
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 5 (45.45%) V-Model
4 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
5 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
5 3 (27.27%) SOA
5 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 3 (27.27%) System Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) Test Management
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) Green Hat
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) webMethods
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago