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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank - 93 107
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton - 0.66% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.67% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Median salary - £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +5.33%
Test Engineer
East Sussex

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
894 901 1264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.00% 98.79% 99.53%
Number of salaries quoted 769 759 1080
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 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 22 Related IT Skills in Brighton

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

1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) WebDriver
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA