The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 Cwmbran region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 17 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 10.00% 3.85% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.00% 4.00% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £30,500 £31,750 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.93% -68.25%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
Job Titles Category
Cwmbran
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
60 50 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 100.00% 96.15% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 48 49
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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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 23 July 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) JUnit
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Groovy
2 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (75.00%) Korn
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) Multimedia
3 4 (50.00%) Selenium
3 4 (50.00%) Android
3 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Android Development
3 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (37.50%) Advertising
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Management
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) JUnit
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 3 (37.50%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) DTV
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Android
1 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Android Development
2 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) Groovy
2 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) Korn
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle