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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 53 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.84% 0.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £27,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.90% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +5.33%
Test Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough 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
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
345 348 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 96.10% 99.15% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 285 294 160
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Farnborough

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Farnborough region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Telelogic
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
1 3 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) System Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Telelogic
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
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