The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 17 April 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 Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank - 63 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.93% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.99% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
511 609 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 93.59% 94.57% 92.72%
Number of salaries quoted 428 548 343
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Test Engineer
West Midlands

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Swing

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) EJB
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Servlets
1 1 (50.00%) Swing
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA