The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 204 231 265
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 20 24 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.35% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.37% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 52
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £44,750 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £61,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4815 6488 9789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.42% 95.75% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4406 5789 8418
Median salary £59,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.47% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £84,850
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 City of London region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (80.85%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (61.70%) Selenium
3 28 (59.57%) QA
4 25 (53.19%) Test Automation
5 21 (44.68%) BDD
6 19 (40.43%) WebDriver
7 17 (36.17%) Cucumber
8 16 (34.04%) Java
9 15 (31.91%) HTML
10 13 (27.66%) Automated Testing
11 11 (23.40%) Android
12 10 (21.28%) C#
12 10 (21.28%) HTTP
13 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
13 9 (19.15%) TDD
13 9 (19.15%) Finance
13 9 (19.15%) Guice
13 9 (19.15%) Automation Testing
13 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (17.02%) SOAP
14 8 (17.02%) Python
15 7 (14.89%) Linux
15 7 (14.89%) .NET
15 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
15 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
15 7 (14.89%) JIRA
15 7 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (14.89%) Performance Testing
15 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
15 7 (14.89%) REST

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (12.77%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) GitHub
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) HTTP
2 6 (12.77%) HTTPS
2 6 (12.77%) SSL
3 5 (10.64%) BGP
3 5 (10.64%) Broadband
3 5 (10.64%) DHCP
3 5 (10.64%) IPv6
3 5 (10.64%) L2TP
3 5 (10.64%) MPLS
3 5 (10.64%) SNMP
3 5 (10.64%) TACACS
3 5 (10.64%) VPLS
4 4 (8.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 29 (61.70%) Selenium
2 19 (40.43%) WebDriver
3 17 (36.17%) Cucumber
4 7 (14.89%) Appium
4 7 (14.89%) JIRA
5 6 (12.77%) Fiddler
5 6 (12.77%) Gatling
5 6 (12.77%) Protractor
5 6 (12.77%) Redmine
6 5 (10.64%) The Grinder
6 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
7 4 (8.51%) Jasmine
7 4 (8.51%) SpecFlow
8 2 (4.26%) Calabash
8 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
8 2 (4.26%) Robolectric
8 2 (4.26%) Robotium
8 2 (4.26%) UI Automator
9 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Advertising
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) HTML
2 9 (19.15%) Guice
3 8 (17.02%) SOAP
4 7 (14.89%) .NET
4 7 (14.89%) REST
5 6 (12.77%) Ajax
5 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
5 6 (12.77%) CSS
5 6 (12.77%) Web Services
5 6 (12.77%) XML
6 3 (6.38%) Gherkin
6 3 (6.38%) JSON
7 1 (2.13%) React
7 1 (2.13%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) iPad
2 6 (12.77%) iPhone
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Android
2 7 (14.89%) Linux
3 5 (10.64%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (80.85%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (53.19%) Test Automation
3 21 (44.68%) BDD
4 13 (27.66%) Automated Testing
5 9 (19.15%) Automation Testing
5 9 (19.15%) TDD
6 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
6 7 (14.89%) Performance Testing
6 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
6 7 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
7 6 (12.77%) Defect Management
7 6 (12.77%) Exploratory Testing
7 6 (12.77%) Front End Development
7 6 (12.77%) Manual Testing
7 6 (12.77%) Regression Testing
7 6 (12.77%) Web Testing
7 6 (12.77%) Workflow
8 5 (10.64%) Security Testing
8 5 (10.64%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) Java
2 10 (21.28%) C#
3 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.02%) Python
5 3 (6.38%) Ruby
6 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.13%) Perl
6 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) ISEB
2 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (59.57%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Cisco
1 5 (10.64%) Huawei
1 5 (10.64%) Juniper
1 5 (10.64%) Nokia
2 2 (4.26%) HP
3 1 (2.13%) Google
3 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45,000-£70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £60000 per annum
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Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
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