The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 72 81 67
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 59 53 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.15% 2.47% 3.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.26% 2.53% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 52 48 75
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,750 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +5.33%
Test Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1812 2091 2342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.74% 97.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1526 1733 1926
Median salary £45,000 £43,900 £40,150
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 Cambridgeshire

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Test Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Cambridge +20 54 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Peterborough - 2 £47,500 - 1
Test Engineer
East of England

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 70 (57.85%) Degree
2 66 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (42.15%) Test Automation
4 44 (36.36%) Python
5 36 (29.75%) Software Testing
5 36 (29.75%) QA
6 35 (28.93%) SQL
7 34 (28.10%) Java
8 31 (25.62%) Software Engineering
8 31 (25.62%) Scrum
9 29 (23.97%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (21.49%) Web Services
11 24 (19.83%) C#
11 24 (19.83%) Manual Testing
12 23 (19.01%) Computer Science
12 23 (19.01%) Perl
13 22 (18.18%) Automated Testing
14 21 (17.36%) Automation Testing
15 20 (16.53%) Selenium
15 20 (16.53%) Regression Testing
16 19 (15.70%) Finance
16 19 (15.70%) ISEB
17 18 (14.88%) Performance Testing
18 17 (14.05%) .NET
18 17 (14.05%) OO
19 16 (13.22%) JavaScript
19 16 (13.22%) Mathematics
19 16 (13.22%) SDLC
20 15 (12.40%) REST
20 15 (12.40%) User Experience

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (1.65%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.40%) HTTP
2 2 (1.65%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.83%) Firewall
3 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.83%) OFDM
3 1 (0.83%) RS-232
3 1 (0.83%) VPN
3 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.83%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (16.53%) Selenium
2 14 (11.57%) Jenkins
3 11 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 11 (9.09%) JIRA
4 9 (7.44%) Bugzilla
5 7 (5.79%) JUnit
5 7 (5.79%) NUnit
6 6 (4.96%) Fiddler
6 6 (4.96%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.48%) SonarQube
7 3 (2.48%) Subversion
8 2 (1.65%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.65%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.83%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.83%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.83%) Robot Framework
9 1 (0.83%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.83%) YouTrack
General
1 19 (15.70%) Finance
2 10 (8.26%) Electronics
3 7 (5.79%) Marketing
4 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.65%) Law
5 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (21.49%) Web Services
2 17 (14.05%) .NET
3 15 (12.40%) REST
4 9 (7.44%) XML
5 8 (6.61%) RESTful
6 7 (5.79%) Gherkin
7 6 (4.96%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (3.31%) Reactive Extensions
8 4 (3.31%) WPF
9 3 (2.48%) J2EE
10 2 (1.65%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.65%) EDI
10 2 (1.65%) HTML
11 1 (0.83%) JMS
11 1 (0.83%) Middleware
11 1 (0.83%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.97%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (19.01%) Computer Science
3 16 (13.22%) Mathematics
4 15 (12.40%) User Experience
5 10 (8.26%) iPad
6 9 (7.44%) Mobile App
7 6 (4.96%) Life Science
8 4 (3.31%) Statistics
9 1 (0.83%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.92%) Linux
1 12 (9.92%) Windows
2 7 (5.79%) Unix
3 2 (1.65%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.65%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (42.15%) Test Automation
3 36 (29.75%) Software Testing
4 31 (25.62%) Scrum
4 31 (25.62%) Software Engineering
5 24 (19.83%) Manual Testing
6 22 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 21 (17.36%) Automation Testing
8 20 (16.53%) Regression Testing
9 18 (14.88%) Performance Testing
10 17 (14.05%) OO
11 16 (13.22%) SDLC
12 13 (10.74%) Analytics
12 13 (10.74%) Functional Testing
12 13 (10.74%) Non-Functional Testing
12 13 (10.74%) User Stories
13 12 (9.92%) Test Scripting
13 12 (9.92%) Test Strategy
14 10 (8.26%) Defect Tracking
14 10 (8.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 44 (36.36%) Python
2 35 (28.93%) SQL
3 34 (28.10%) Java
4 24 (19.83%) C#
5 23 (19.01%) Perl
6 16 (13.22%) JavaScript
7 13 (10.74%) Ruby
8 12 (9.92%) Delphi
9 11 (9.09%) C++
10 3 (2.48%) C
11 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.83%) Tcl
11 1 (0.83%) VC++
Qualifications
1 70 (57.85%) Degree
2 19 (15.70%) ISEB
3 11 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (29.75%) QA
2 2 (1.65%) ISO 9000
2 2 (1.65%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.65%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.65%) Terminal Services
1 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.65%) XenServer
2 1 (0.83%) Xen
2 1 (0.83%) XenApp
2 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (6.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.96%) Roku
3 5 (4.13%) VMware
4 3 (2.48%) Coverity
4 3 (2.48%) EMC
5 2 (1.65%) Cisco
5 2 (1.65%) Dell
5 2 (1.65%) NetApp
5 2 (1.65%) Perforce
5 2 (1.65%) Twitter
6 1 (0.83%) Apple
6 1 (0.83%) Facebook
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle
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