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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 62 71 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 4 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.72% 1.29% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.34% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 3
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £37,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £45,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
541 747 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 97.83% 96.14% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 447 620 528
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,325
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 21 February 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Hudson
4 1 (25.00%) Concordion
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) RAD
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Concordion
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) RAD
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle