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

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
South East / East Sussex
Rank 74 85 94
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 10 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.19% 1.68% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.71% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 7
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
821 995 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.09% 98.51% 99.07%
Number of salaries quoted 755 885 888
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram 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 21 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
Hove - 6 £31,500 -
Hastings - 3 £27,000 -
Brighton +2 1 £41,500 +18.57%
Test Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Sussex region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (66.67%) QA
2 9 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (38.89%) Regression Testing
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) Electronics
4 6 (33.33%) Aerospace
4 6 (33.33%) Military
4 6 (33.33%) Selenium
4 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 6 (33.33%) SDLC
4 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
5 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) Node.js
6 3 (16.67%) PHP
6 3 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (16.67%) React
6 3 (16.67%) Protractor
6 3 (16.67%) CircleCI
6 3 (16.67%) XML
6 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Selenium
2 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
2 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 3 (16.67%) CircleCI
3 3 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (16.67%) Protractor
4 1 (5.56%) JMeter
4 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 6 (33.33%) Electronics
1 6 (33.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) Node.js
2 3 (16.67%) React
2 3 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (11.11%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Regression Testing
2 6 (33.33%) SDLC
2 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) BDD
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft