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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
England / East Midlands
Rank 139 167 146
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 22 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.75% 0.25% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.26% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 23
Median salary £43,750 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £30,250 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £39,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

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
2816 3110 3133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.60% 97.28% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2327 2422 2599
Median salary £40,000 £37,846 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% +0.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -2 11 £60,000 +65.51% 1
Northamptonshire +12 7 £35,750 +10.00% 1
Derbyshire +14 2 £27,500 -3.50% 1
Leicestershire - 2 £35,000 -
Test Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 47 (95.92%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (59.18%) Java
3 24 (48.98%) Selenium
4 20 (40.82%) C#
5 19 (38.78%) Automation Testing
6 18 (36.73%) Test Scripting
7 15 (30.61%) QA
8 14 (28.57%) Cucumber
9 13 (26.53%) Test Automation
10 12 (24.49%) Scrum
11 11 (22.45%) Finance
11 11 (22.45%) .NET
12 10 (20.41%) Python
12 10 (20.41%) ISEB
12 10 (20.41%) TDD
12 10 (20.41%) Software Testing
12 10 (20.41%) ISTQB
12 10 (20.41%) Open Source
13 9 (18.37%) WebDriver
13 9 (18.37%) Automated Testing
13 9 (18.37%) Perl
14 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (16.33%) HTML
14 8 (16.33%) CSS
14 8 (16.33%) Project Management
14 8 (16.33%) Banking
14 8 (16.33%) Big Data
14 8 (16.33%) Degree
15 7 (14.29%) JIRA
15 7 (14.29%) Performance Testing

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 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Slack
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) Big Data
2 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.08%) Redis
2 2 (4.08%) Spotfire
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (48.98%) Selenium
2 14 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 9 (18.37%) WebDriver
4 7 (14.29%) JIRA
5 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
6 5 (10.20%) Eclipse
6 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
7 4 (8.16%) Ranorex
7 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (6.12%) FitNesse
8 3 (6.12%) JMeter
8 3 (6.12%) JUnit
8 3 (6.12%) NUnit
8 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
8 3 (6.12%) Subversion
8 3 (6.12%) TestNG
8 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
9 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
10 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
10 1 (2.04%) TestComplete
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Banking
3 6 (12.24%) Retail
3 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Automotive
4 2 (4.08%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) .NET
2 8 (16.33%) CSS
2 8 (16.33%) HTML
3 6 (12.24%) REST
4 3 (6.12%) CSS3
4 3 (6.12%) HTML5
4 3 (6.12%) Web Services
5 2 (4.08%) LESS
5 2 (4.08%) OpenRasta
5 2 (4.08%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (4.08%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (4.08%) XML
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (2.04%) Behat
6 1 (2.04%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.08%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Android
1 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (95.92%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.78%) Automation Testing
3 18 (36.73%) Test Scripting
4 13 (26.53%) Test Automation
5 12 (24.49%) Scrum
6 10 (20.41%) Open Source
6 10 (20.41%) Software Testing
6 10 (20.41%) TDD
7 9 (18.37%) Automated Testing
8 8 (16.33%) Project Management
9 7 (14.29%) BDD
9 7 (14.29%) Performance Testing
9 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 6 (12.24%) Integration Testing
10 6 (12.24%) Manual Testing
10 6 (12.24%) OOP
11 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (10.20%) Functional Testing
11 5 (10.20%) Usability Testing
11 5 (10.20%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) Java
2 20 (40.82%) C#
3 10 (20.41%) Python
4 9 (18.37%) Perl
5 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.16%) C++
7 3 (6.12%) SQL
8 2 (4.08%) ECMAScript
8 2 (4.08%) ES6
8 2 (4.08%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.08%) Ruby
9 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.04%) C
9 1 (2.04%) Go
9 1 (2.04%) PHP
9 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.04%) Scala
9 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) ISEB
1 10 (20.41%) ISTQB
2 8 (16.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.61%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) Apple
3 2 (4.08%) IBM
3 2 (4.08%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (4.08%) Tableau
4 1 (2.04%) TOWER Software
Northamptonshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby
Spencer Ogden
Posted: 16 days ago