The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 160 169 150
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 19 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.60% 0.40% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.41% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 27
Median salary £40,000 £31,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £23,700 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £37,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
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
3093 3406 3515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.29% 97.51% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2469 2687 2973
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region that featured Test Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +4 6 £37,500 +15.38%
Leicestershire 0 6 £40,000 +36.17%
Derbyshire +14 4 £28,750 +0.87%
Nottinghamshire -8 3 £70,000 +107.40% 2
Test Engineer
England

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 East Midlands region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (92.68%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) Java
3 18 (43.90%) Selenium
4 16 (39.02%) C#
5 15 (36.59%) QA
6 12 (29.27%) Test Scripting
6 12 (29.27%) Automation Testing
7 11 (26.83%) Automated Testing
7 11 (26.83%) Software Testing
7 11 (26.83%) Scrum
8 10 (24.39%) ISEB
8 10 (24.39%) ISTQB
9 9 (21.95%) Degree
9 9 (21.95%) Cucumber
10 8 (19.51%) JIRA
10 8 (19.51%) Performance Testing
10 8 (19.51%) TDD
10 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
11 7 (17.07%) WebDriver
12 6 (14.63%) BDD
12 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
12 6 (14.63%) REST
12 6 (14.63%) Integration Testing
12 6 (14.63%) Manual Testing
12 6 (14.63%) Mobile App
12 6 (14.63%) SDLC
13 5 (12.20%) Issue Tracking
13 5 (12.20%) Defect Management
13 5 (12.20%) Software Delivery

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Slack
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Big Data
2 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.88%) Redis
2 2 (4.88%) Spotfire
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Selenium
2 9 (21.95%) Cucumber
3 8 (19.51%) JIRA
4 7 (17.07%) WebDriver
5 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
6 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
6 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
6 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
8 3 (7.32%) Ranorex
8 3 (7.32%) Subversion
9 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
10 1 (2.44%) FitNesse
10 1 (2.44%) JMeter
10 1 (2.44%) JUnit
10 1 (2.44%) NUnit
10 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.44%) TestComplete
10 1 (2.44%) TestNG
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Automotive
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Games
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) REST
2 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 4 (9.76%) CSS
2 4 (9.76%) HTML
3 3 (7.32%) CSS3
3 3 (7.32%) HTML5
3 3 (7.32%) Web Services
4 2 (4.88%) Gherkin
4 2 (4.88%) LESS
4 2 (4.88%) OpenRasta
4 2 (4.88%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (4.88%) Unreal Engine
4 2 (4.88%) XML
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Android
1 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (92.68%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) Automation Testing
2 12 (29.27%) Test Scripting
3 11 (26.83%) Automated Testing
3 11 (26.83%) Scrum
3 11 (26.83%) Software Testing
4 8 (19.51%) Performance Testing
4 8 (19.51%) TDD
5 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
6 6 (14.63%) BDD
6 6 (14.63%) Integration Testing
6 6 (14.63%) Manual Testing
6 6 (14.63%) SDLC
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (12.20%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Defect Management
7 5 (12.20%) Issue Tracking
7 5 (12.20%) Open Source
7 5 (12.20%) Software Delivery
7 5 (12.20%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) Java
2 16 (39.02%) C#
3 4 (9.76%) C++
3 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.32%) Perl
4 3 (7.32%) Python
4 3 (7.32%) SQL
5 2 (4.88%) ECMAScript
5 2 (4.88%) ES6
5 2 (4.88%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
6 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) ISEB
1 10 (24.39%) ISTQB
2 9 (21.95%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (36.59%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) Apple
2 2 (4.88%) IBM
2 2 (4.88%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (4.88%) Tableau
3 1 (2.44%) TOWER Software
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