The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 111 135 127
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 8 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.49% 0.31% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.32% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 8
Median salary £32,500 £33,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +9.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,250 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Test Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1582 2176 2214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.11% 97.19% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1264 1646 1673
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Test Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe +7 3 £32,500 +10.16%
Milton Keynes +24 2 £37,500 +3.44%
Newport Pagnell - 2 £37,500 -
Test Engineer
South East

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

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

1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
4 4 (36.36%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
5 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
5 3 (27.27%) API Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
6 2 (18.18%) NeoLoad
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
6 2 (18.18%) QA Automation
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
6 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
6 2 (18.18%) Gerrit

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
2 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (18.18%) Gerrit
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) JMeter
3 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
3 2 (18.18%) NeoLoad
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
3 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) API Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
5 2 (18.18%) OWASP
5 2 (18.18%) QA Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Stress Testing
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) HP AIS
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP
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