The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 163 151 157
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 6 22 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.69% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.71% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 37
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Test Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3071 3094 3505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.00% 97.36% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2393 2554 2870
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £50,000 £53,458
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Test Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +3 3 £37,500 -
Leicestershire -5 3 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Test Engineer
England

Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) QA
2 9 (34.62%) ISEB
3 7 (26.92%) ISTQB
4 6 (23.08%) Selenium
4 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Electronics
4 6 (23.08%) Windows
4 6 (23.08%) Automation Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
5 5 (19.23%) Degree
5 5 (19.23%) BDD
5 5 (19.23%) Java
5 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
5 5 (19.23%) TDD
6 4 (15.38%) Web Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Linux
6 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
6 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
6 4 (15.38%) Web Services
6 4 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery
6 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
7 3 (11.54%) High Availability
7 3 (11.54%) ANSI C
7 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
7 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
7 3 (11.54%) RS-232

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) RS-232
1 3 (11.54%) RS-485
2 2 (7.69%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Selenium
2 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.85%) LabVIEW
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (23.08%) Electronics
2 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.54%) Automotive
4 2 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.85%) Military
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) CSS3
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Unix
4 2 (7.69%) Android
4 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Automation Testing
2 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
3 5 (19.23%) BDD
3 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
3 5 (19.23%) TDD
4 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Web Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
5 3 (11.54%) High Availability
5 3 (11.54%) Logistics
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
5 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) ANSI C
2 3 (11.54%) C
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) ISEB
2 7 (26.92%) ISTQB
3 5 (19.23%) Degree
4 4 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
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