The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Sussex region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 90 104 103
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 2 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.19% 0.26% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.26% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Median salary £41,250 £33,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +35.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Test Engineer
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1017 1133 1294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.88% 97.93% 99.46%
Number of salaries quoted 902 965 1105
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in East Sussex

Test Engineer
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Brighton +15 1 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Test Engineer
South East

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Sussex region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (81.25%) Selenium
1 13 (81.25%) WebDriver
2 10 (62.50%) ISEB
3 8 (50.00%) QA
4 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
4 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
5 6 (37.50%) C#
5 6 (37.50%) .NET
5 6 (37.50%) SaaS
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
8 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
8 3 (18.75%) Ruby
9 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
9 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (12.50%) Degree
9 2 (12.50%) JIRA
9 2 (12.50%) Time Management
9 2 (12.50%) Social Media
9 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
9 2 (12.50%) BDD
10 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
10 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
10 1 (6.25%) Defect Tracking
10 1 (6.25%) QA Automation
10 1 (6.25%) Rally
10 1 (6.25%) Groovy

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (6.25%) Confluence
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Selenium
1 13 (81.25%) WebDriver
2 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Ant
3 1 (6.25%) Gradle
3 1 (6.25%) Hudson
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) JMeter
3 1 (6.25%) jMock
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.25%) Java EE
2 1 (6.25%) JMS
2 1 (6.25%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) Build Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) Groovy
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) ISEB
2 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
1 1 (6.25%) Rally