The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 46 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 25 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 4.64% - 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.69% - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
533 444 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 98.89% 98.89% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 367 394 220
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 27 (100.00%) Finance
1 27 (100.00%) Banking
2 22 (81.48%) Automation Testing
3 14 (51.85%) Green Hat
3 14 (51.85%) Relational Database
3 14 (51.85%) Test Management
3 14 (51.85%) System Testing
3 14 (51.85%) Functional Testing
3 14 (51.85%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (51.85%) Data Management
3 14 (51.85%) Software Testing
3 14 (51.85%) QA
3 14 (51.85%) Temenos T24
3 14 (51.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (51.85%) XML
3 14 (51.85%) MQSeries
3 14 (51.85%) IBM
3 14 (51.85%) HP
3 14 (51.85%) ISEB
3 14 (51.85%) Middleware
3 14 (51.85%) webMethods
3 14 (51.85%) Configuration Management
3 14 (51.85%) Regression Testing
4 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
4 13 (48.15%) Selenium
4 13 (48.15%) Scrum
4 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (48.15%) DevOps
5 9 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 9 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (51.85%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) Relational Database
2 5 (18.52%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Selenium
2 5 (18.52%) Subversion
General
1 27 (100.00%) Banking
1 27 (100.00%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
3 9 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 5 (18.52%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) Middleware
1 14 (51.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Automation Testing
2 14 (51.85%) Configuration Management
2 14 (51.85%) Data Management
2 14 (51.85%) Functional Testing
2 14 (51.85%) Regression Testing
2 14 (51.85%) Software Testing
2 14 (51.85%) System Testing
2 14 (51.85%) Test Management
2 14 (51.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) DevOps
3 13 (48.15%) Scrum
4 9 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 9 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 9 (33.33%) SOA
4 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 9 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
5 5 (18.52%) Decision Table
5 5 (18.52%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) ISEB
2 9 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
3 5 (18.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (51.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Green Hat
1 14 (51.85%) HP
1 14 (51.85%) IBM
1 14 (51.85%) webMethods
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle
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