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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
England / East Midlands
Rank 127 156 155
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 36 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.26% 0.29% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.29% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 19
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,700 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
2750 3065 3104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.63% 97.46% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2247 2391 2549
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,458 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire +19 21 £60,000 +65.51%
Northamptonshire - 11 £35,750 - 1
Derbyshire - 3 £27,500 -
Leicestershire -5 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Test Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 54 (91.53%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (66.10%) Java
3 32 (54.24%) Selenium
4 27 (45.76%) C#
5 22 (37.29%) Automation Testing
6 21 (35.59%) Finance
6 21 (35.59%) QA
6 21 (35.59%) Test Scripting
7 20 (33.90%) Test Automation
8 17 (28.81%) Cucumber
9 16 (27.12%) Python
10 15 (25.42%) .NET
11 14 (23.73%) TDD
11 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
11 14 (23.73%) Open Source
12 13 (22.03%) Scrum
12 13 (22.03%) CSS
12 13 (22.03%) HTML
12 13 (22.03%) Perl
13 12 (20.34%) OOP
13 12 (20.34%) Project Management
13 12 (20.34%) Banking
13 12 (20.34%) Automated Testing
13 12 (20.34%) WebDriver
13 12 (20.34%) Big Data
14 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
14 10 (16.95%) Manual Testing
14 10 (16.95%) ISTQB
14 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
15 9 (15.25%) BDD

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 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Slack
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) Big Data
2 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.39%) Redis
2 2 (3.39%) Spotfire
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (54.24%) Selenium
2 17 (28.81%) Cucumber
3 12 (20.34%) WebDriver
4 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
5 8 (13.56%) JIRA
6 5 (8.47%) Eclipse
7 4 (6.78%) FitNesse
7 4 (6.78%) Jenkins
7 4 (6.78%) JMeter
7 4 (6.78%) JUnit
7 4 (6.78%) NUnit
7 4 (6.78%) Ranorex
7 4 (6.78%) SoapUI
7 4 (6.78%) SpecFlow
7 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (6.78%) TestNG
8 3 (5.08%) Ant
8 3 (5.08%) Maven
8 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
9 2 (3.39%) Subversion
General
1 21 (35.59%) Finance
2 12 (20.34%) Banking
3 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
4 7 (11.86%) Retail
5 2 (3.39%) Automotive
5 2 (3.39%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) .NET
2 13 (22.03%) CSS
2 13 (22.03%) HTML
3 5 (8.47%) REST
4 3 (5.08%) Behat
4 3 (5.08%) CSS3
4 3 (5.08%) HTML5
4 3 (5.08%) JDBC
4 3 (5.08%) RESTful
4 3 (5.08%) Web Services
5 2 (3.39%) LESS
5 2 (3.39%) OpenRasta
5 2 (3.39%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (3.39%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (3.39%) XML
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.39%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.39%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Android
1 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (91.53%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.29%) Automation Testing
3 21 (35.59%) Test Scripting
4 20 (33.90%) Test Automation
5 14 (23.73%) Open Source
5 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
5 14 (23.73%) TDD
6 13 (22.03%) Scrum
7 12 (20.34%) Automated Testing
7 12 (20.34%) OOP
7 12 (20.34%) Project Management
8 10 (16.95%) Manual Testing
9 9 (15.25%) BDD
10 8 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (13.56%) Defect Management
10 8 (13.56%) OO
10 8 (13.56%) Software Testing
11 7 (11.86%) Performance Testing
11 7 (11.86%) User Stories
12 6 (10.17%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (66.10%) Java
2 27 (45.76%) C#
3 16 (27.12%) Python
4 13 (22.03%) Perl
5 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.78%) C++
6 4 (6.78%) Ruby
7 3 (5.08%) Go
7 3 (5.08%) PHP
7 3 (5.08%) Scala
7 3 (5.08%) SQL
8 2 (3.39%) ECMAScript
8 2 (3.39%) ES6
8 2 (3.39%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.69%) C
9 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) ISTQB
2 8 (13.56%) ISEB
3 7 (11.86%) Degree
4 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (35.59%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) Apple
3 2 (3.39%) IBM
3 2 (3.39%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (3.39%) Tableau
4 1 (1.69%) TOWER Software
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