The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cwmbran 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Engineer
Rank 23 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 11 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 8.73% 12.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category 9.09% 12.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 0
Average salary £37,000 £31,625 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.99% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +8.82%
Test Engineer
Torfaen

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cwmbran 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
Cwmbran
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
121 49 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 96.03% 100.00% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 115 48 38
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Cwmbran

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Cwmbran

Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (91.67%) Test Management
3 8 (66.67%) CentOS
3 8 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 8 (66.67%) TDD
3 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 8 (66.67%) Korn
3 8 (66.67%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) Perl
3 8 (66.67%) JUnit
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Client/Server
3 8 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 8 (66.67%) BDD
3 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 8 (66.67%) User Experience
4 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (58.33%) TestLink
4 7 (58.33%) Product Management
4 7 (58.33%) DVB
4 7 (58.33%) Perforce
4 7 (58.33%) Statistics
4 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 7 (58.33%) JIRA
4 7 (58.33%) Objective-C
4 7 (58.33%) Confluence
5 5 (41.67%) ISEB

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DVB
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) JUnit
1 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (58.33%) TestLink
2 7 (58.33%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) FitNesse
3 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 8 (66.67%) User Experience
2 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (58.33%) Statistics
3 5 (41.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) CentOS
1 8 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (91.67%) Test Management
3 8 (66.67%) TDD
3 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 8 (66.67%) BDD
4 7 (58.33%) Product Management
5 5 (41.67%) Regression Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Cyber Security
6 4 (33.33%) Bug Management
6 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 8 (66.67%) Korn
1 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) Perl
2 7 (58.33%) Objective-C
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 7 (58.33%) Perforce
Cwmbran, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran
CPS Group
Salary: £38k - 41k per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago