The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Coventry region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 73 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.40% 0.62% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Test Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
689 770 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 92.98% 95.18% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 607 611 512
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Coventry

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Coventry region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (50.00%) RSpec
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Concordion
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) WATIR
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Java

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) Ant
2 2 (50.00%) Concordion
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (50.00%) RSpec
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) WATIR
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle