The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 96 107 97
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 28 24 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.66% 1.24% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.27% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 27
Median salary £33,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Test Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1621 1895 1987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.32% 97.68% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1441 1652 1603
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Bristol region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 45 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 39 (48.75%) Test Automation
2 39 (48.75%) Java
3 37 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (42.50%) Degree
4 34 (42.50%) QA
5 27 (33.75%) Telecoms
6 24 (30.00%) Open Source
7 22 (27.50%) JUnit
8 21 (26.25%) Product Management
9 18 (22.50%) Windows
9 18 (22.50%) JBehave
10 16 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (20.00%) Python
11 15 (18.75%) Digital Media
12 14 (17.50%) C++
13 12 (15.00%) Unix
13 12 (15.00%) Scrum
14 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
14 11 (13.75%) Facebook
14 11 (13.75%) Functional Testing
14 11 (13.75%) Non-Functional Testing
14 11 (13.75%) Cucumber
14 11 (13.75%) Google
15 10 (12.50%) Ruby
15 10 (12.50%) Selenium
15 10 (12.50%) Security Cleared
15 10 (12.50%) Linux
15 10 (12.50%) Identity Management
16 9 (11.25%) Validation

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (3.75%) Confluence
2 1 (1.25%) Apache
2 1 (1.25%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) LTE
1 6 (7.50%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (5.00%) GPRS
2 4 (5.00%) GSM
2 4 (5.00%) UMTS
2 4 (5.00%) WCDMA
3 3 (3.75%) SMS
3 3 (3.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.25%) Big Data
3 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (27.50%) JUnit
2 18 (22.50%) JBehave
3 11 (13.75%) Cucumber
4 10 (12.50%) Selenium
5 7 (8.75%) Jenkins
6 6 (7.50%) JMeter
7 4 (5.00%) Maven
7 4 (5.00%) TestNG
8 3 (3.75%) Appium
8 3 (3.75%) Calabash
8 3 (3.75%) eggPlant
8 3 (3.75%) Gatling
8 3 (3.75%) JIRA
8 3 (3.75%) SpecFlow
8 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.75%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.50%) TestComplete
10 1 (1.25%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.25%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (33.75%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.25%) Games
3 4 (5.00%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Finance
4 3 (3.75%) Billing
4 3 (3.75%) Electronics
5 2 (2.50%) Advertising
5 2 (2.50%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.50%) Legal
6 1 (1.25%) Automotive
6 1 (1.25%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) .NET
1 1 (1.25%) Flash
1 1 (1.25%) HTML
1 1 (1.25%) HTML5
1 1 (1.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.75%) Digital Media
2 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) Windows
2 12 (15.00%) Unix
3 10 (12.50%) Linux
4 3 (3.75%) Android
4 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 39 (48.75%) Test Automation
3 37 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (30.00%) Open Source
5 21 (26.25%) Product Management
6 16 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (15.00%) Scrum
8 11 (13.75%) Functional Testing
8 11 (13.75%) Non-Functional Testing
9 10 (12.50%) Identity Management
10 9 (11.25%) Validation
11 8 (10.00%) OO
11 8 (10.00%) QA Automation
12 7 (8.75%) Automated Testing
12 7 (8.75%) Software Testing
13 6 (7.50%) Integration Acceptance Testing
14 5 (6.25%) Automation Testing
14 5 (6.25%) Requirements Engineering
14 5 (6.25%) Test Scripting
15 4 (5.00%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.75%) Java
2 16 (20.00%) Python
3 14 (17.50%) C++
4 10 (12.50%) Ruby
5 5 (6.25%) SQL
6 3 (3.75%) C#
7 2 (2.50%) C
8 1 (1.25%) Ada
8 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (42.50%) Degree
2 10 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) ISEB
4 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (42.50%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) SDET
3 1 (1.25%) Def Stans
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Facebook
1 11 (13.75%) Google
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle
3 6 (7.50%) ForgeRock
4 4 (5.00%) Huawei
4 4 (5.00%) Nokia
5 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.50%) Telerik
7 1 (1.25%) Citrix
7 1 (1.25%) Ericsson
Bristol, South West, England
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