The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cornwall 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Engineer
Rank 21 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 4.44% - 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.60% - 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £55,500 - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
Test Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cornwall 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
Cornwall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87 45 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 96.67% 88.24% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 82 43 49
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Cornwall

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Cornwall

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cornwall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Cornwall

Test Engineer
Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Ives - 3 £55,500 -
Test Engineer
South West

Test Engineer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cornwall 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 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) TestDirector
2 3 (75.00%) GIS
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cornwall 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) TestDirector
1 3 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) GIS
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP