The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Brighton region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 75 81 88
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 1 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.13% 1.65% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 1.68% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 5
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
738 835 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.33% 98.58% 99.24%
Number of salaries quoted 684 738 792
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Brighton

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Brighton region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Node.js
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (50.00%) React
3 3 (50.00%) Protractor
3 3 (50.00%) CircleCI
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (16.67%) JMeter

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) CircleCI
3 3 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (50.00%) Protractor
4 1 (16.67%) JMeter
4 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) Node.js
1 3 (50.00%) React
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA