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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Engineer
Rank 62 51 63
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 2 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.53% 1.67% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 1.70% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -26.13%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,250 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
Test Engineer
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Crawley 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
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
367 411 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 96.83% 97.86% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 329 356 440
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Crawley

Test Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Calabash
2 2 (66.67%) LoadUI
2 2 (66.67%) Appium
2 2 (66.67%) PyUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) WebLOAD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) PyUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Calabash
2 2 (66.67%) LoadUI
2 2 (66.67%) Appium
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) WebLOAD
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) PHP