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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 115 128 137
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 3 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.20% 0.59% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.62% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 8
Median salary £30,000 £31,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -28.00%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.33%
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
1434 2276 2174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 97.68% 96.20% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1197 1828 1651
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
4 4 (36.36%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) API Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
5 3 (27.27%) NeoLoad
5 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
5 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
6 2 (18.18%) JMeter
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) Workflow
6 2 (18.18%) ISEB
6 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) JIRA
6 2 (18.18%) Ruby
6 2 (18.18%) TDD

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 8 (72.73%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 3 (27.27%) NeoLoad
2 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (18.18%) Gerrit
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) JMeter
3 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
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%) 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 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
2 4 (36.36%) SDLC
2 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 3 (27.27%) API Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) OWASP
4 2 (18.18%) QA Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Stress Testing
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
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Salary: 32,000 to £42,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
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