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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 150 168 150
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 25 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.79% 0.47% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.48% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 30
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
3081 3731 3569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.62% 97.77% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2430 3016 2995
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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
Nottinghamshire +12 8 £42,500 +78.94% 1
Leicestershire 0 7 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Northamptonshire +16 5 £32,500 -
Derbyshire - 5 £30,000 -
Test Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (41.46%) QA
2 17 (41.46%) Selenium
3 16 (39.02%) Automated Testing
3 16 (39.02%) C#
3 16 (39.02%) Java
4 11 (26.83%) Cucumber
4 11 (26.83%) Software Testing
5 10 (24.39%) ISTQB
5 10 (24.39%) Performance Testing
5 10 (24.39%) Scrum
5 10 (24.39%) ISEB
6 9 (21.95%) Automation Testing
7 8 (19.51%) Test Scripting
7 8 (19.51%) Manual Testing
7 8 (19.51%) Degree
7 8 (19.51%) BDD
7 8 (19.51%) Test Automation
8 7 (17.07%) JIRA
8 7 (17.07%) TDD
8 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
8 7 (17.07%) Mobile App
8 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (14.63%) SDLC
9 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
9 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
9 6 (14.63%) Web Testing
10 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
10 5 (12.20%) WebDriver
10 5 (12.20%) JavaScript

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 1 (2.44%) IIS
1 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.88%) Slack
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) RS-232
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
3 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.44%) SNMP
3 1 (2.44%) SSL
3 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.88%) Redis
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Selenium
2 11 (26.83%) Cucumber
3 7 (17.07%) JIRA
4 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
4 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
5 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
5 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
5 5 (12.20%) WebDriver
6 4 (9.76%) Subversion
7 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (4.88%) Ranorex
8 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.44%) HP UFT
9 1 (2.44%) PVCS
9 1 (2.44%) TestComplete
9 1 (2.44%) Trac
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Electronics
2 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.88%) Games
4 1 (2.44%) Law
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Gherkin
1 5 (12.20%) HTML
2 4 (9.76%) CSS
2 4 (9.76%) HTML5
2 4 (9.76%) REST
2 4 (9.76%) XML
3 3 (7.32%) .NET
3 3 (7.32%) CSS3
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%) Web Services
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (2.44%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (17.07%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Android
2 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (39.02%) Automated Testing
3 11 (26.83%) Software Testing
4 10 (24.39%) Performance Testing
4 10 (24.39%) Scrum
5 9 (21.95%) Automation Testing
6 8 (19.51%) BDD
6 8 (19.51%) Manual Testing
6 8 (19.51%) Test Automation
6 8 (19.51%) Test Scripting
7 7 (17.07%) TDD
8 6 (14.63%) SDLC
8 6 (14.63%) Web Testing
9 5 (12.20%) Software Delivery
10 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (9.76%) Defect Management
10 4 (9.76%) Exploratory Testing
10 4 (9.76%) Functional Testing
10 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
10 4 (9.76%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) C#
1 16 (39.02%) Java
2 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.76%) C++
3 4 (9.76%) VB
4 3 (7.32%) MATLAB
4 3 (7.32%) SQL
5 2 (4.88%) C
5 2 (4.88%) ECMAScript
5 2 (4.88%) ES6
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) ISEB
1 10 (24.39%) ISTQB
2 8 (19.51%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) HND
4 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) MCP
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (41.46%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Firmware
2 2 (4.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Apple
3 1 (2.44%) HP
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago