The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Engineer
Rank 78 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.24% - 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £42,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
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
784 596 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 94.00% 94.75% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 643 510 471
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

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

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Test Engineer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) WAI
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (40.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) NUnit
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (20.00%) V-Model
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Selenium
5 1 (20.00%) SQL

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (20.00%) NUnit
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) V-Model
5 1 (20.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) WAI
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago