The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 260 279 294
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 76 44 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.37% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.39% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 68 37 31
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £33,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -10.66%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11407 11206 12188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.17% 93.09% 93.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9622 9756 11115
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,450 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Test Engineer
London

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 10 July 2014.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title.

1 68 (45.64%) Test Automation
2 46 (30.87%) Finance
3 45 (30.20%) SQL
4 44 (29.53%) BDD
5 43 (28.86%) Selenium
6 42 (28.19%) QA
7 41 (27.52%) TDD
8 39 (26.17%) Perl
9 38 (25.50%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (24.16%) Cucumber
11 32 (21.48%) Telecoms
12 31 (20.81%) Linux
12 31 (20.81%) JIRA
13 29 (19.46%) .NET
14 28 (18.79%) ISEB
15 27 (18.12%) Web Services
15 27 (18.12%) Degree
16 26 (17.45%) MPLS
16 26 (17.45%) BGP
17 25 (16.78%) Windows
17 25 (16.78%) WebDriver
17 25 (16.78%) Calabash
18 24 (16.11%) Integration Testing
18 24 (16.11%) Banking
19 23 (15.44%) UNIX
19 23 (15.44%) Python
19 23 (15.44%) PHP
19 23 (15.44%) C#
19 23 (15.44%) Cisco
20 22 (14.77%) Data Warehouse

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.36%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.68%) Apache
3 1 (0.67%) IIS
3 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.45%) MPLS
1 26 (17.45%) BGP
2 17 (11.41%) Internet
3 12 (8.05%) Broadband
4 6 (4.03%) SS7
5 4 (2.68%) 2G
5 4 (2.68%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (2.68%) 3G
6 2 (1.34%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.34%) SIGTRAN
6 2 (1.34%) 4G
7 1 (0.67%) LDAP
7 1 (0.67%) DVB
7 1 (0.67%) HTTP
7 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.77%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (9.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (7.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (6.04%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.68%) MySQL
6 4 (2.68%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.68%) Redis
7 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 43 (28.86%) Selenium
2 36 (24.16%) Cucumber
3 31 (20.81%) JIRA
4 25 (16.78%) WebDriver
4 25 (16.78%) Calabash
5 18 (12.08%) Robotium
6 17 (11.41%) JBehave
7 14 (9.40%) Hudson
7 14 (9.40%) Jenkins
8 13 (8.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (8.72%) JUnit
9 12 (8.05%) Toad
9 12 (8.05%) Visual Studio Team System
10 10 (6.71%) FitNesse
11 9 (6.04%) SoapUI
12 7 (4.70%) CruiseControl
12 7 (4.70%) JMeter
13 6 (4.03%) QuickTest Pro
13 6 (4.03%) Maven
14 5 (3.36%) Subversion
General
1 46 (30.87%) Finance
2 32 (21.48%) Telecoms
3 24 (16.11%) Banking
4 16 (10.74%) Investment Banking
5 9 (6.04%) Retail
6 4 (2.68%) Front Office
7 3 (2.01%) Back Office
7 3 (2.01%) Games
8 1 (0.67%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (19.46%) .NET
2 27 (18.12%) Web Services
3 22 (14.77%) XML
4 18 (12.08%) ASP.NET
5 9 (6.04%) HTML
5 9 (6.04%) REST
6 7 (4.70%) LINQ
7 6 (4.03%) SOAP
7 6 (4.03%) Gherkin
8 4 (2.68%) WCF
8 4 (2.68%) RESTful
8 4 (2.68%) LAMP
9 2 (1.34%) JSON
9 2 (1.34%) CSS
10 1 (0.67%) XSLT
10 1 (0.67%) SAML
10 1 (0.67%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.67%) Spring
10 1 (0.67%) Ajax
10 1 (0.67%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.74%) Blackberry
2 13 (8.72%) Open Source
3 12 (8.05%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.04%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.70%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (3.36%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.01%) Derivative
7 3 (2.01%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.34%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.34%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.67%) IPTV
9 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.67%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.67%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.67%) Equities
9 1 (0.67%) STB
9 1 (0.67%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.67%) iPad
9 1 (0.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.81%) Linux
2 25 (16.78%) Windows
3 23 (15.44%) UNIX
4 19 (12.75%) Apple iOS
4 19 (12.75%) Android
5 2 (1.34%) Solaris
6 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (45.64%) Test Automation
2 44 (29.53%) BDD
3 41 (27.52%) TDD
4 38 (25.50%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (16.11%) Integration Testing
6 18 (12.08%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (10.07%) Validation
7 15 (10.07%) ETL
7 15 (10.07%) Test Strategy
8 13 (8.72%) Test Scripting
8 13 (8.72%) Regression Testing
9 12 (8.05%) Scrum
10 11 (7.38%) Network Design
11 10 (6.71%) Automated Testing
11 10 (6.71%) SOA
12 8 (5.37%) Automation Testing
13 6 (4.03%) User Stories
14 5 (3.36%) E-Commerce
14 5 (3.36%) Software Testing
15 4 (2.68%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (30.20%) SQL
2 39 (26.17%) Perl
3 23 (15.44%) PHP
3 23 (15.44%) C#
3 23 (15.44%) Python
4 20 (13.42%) Shell Script
4 20 (13.42%) Java
5 16 (10.74%) Tcl
6 15 (10.07%) Bash Shell
7 14 (9.40%) JavaScript
8 11 (7.38%) Ruby
9 2 (1.34%) Erlang
9 2 (1.34%) C++
9 2 (1.34%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 28 (18.79%) ISEB
2 27 (18.12%) Degree
3 21 (14.09%) ISTQB
4 11 (7.38%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (7.38%) CCIP
5 5 (3.36%) CCNP
5 5 (3.36%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.68%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (28.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (9.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (15.44%) Cisco
2 15 (10.07%) HP
3 9 (6.04%) Oracle
4 6 (4.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.67%) SAP
5 1 (0.67%) Juniper
5 1 (0.67%) Informatica
5 1 (0.67%) Huawei
5 1 (0.67%) Akamai
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: £40,000 per annum Excellent plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50 - £60 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago