The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gatwick region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.96% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £36,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick 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
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
145 134 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 94.77% 93.06% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 141 119 75
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Gatwick

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Gatwick region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) C++
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
1 8 (72.73%) TDD
1 8 (72.73%) Automated Testing
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
1 8 (72.73%) Test Strategy
2 6 (54.55%) Smartcard
2 6 (54.55%) C
2 6 (54.55%) Embedded C
2 6 (54.55%) Embedded C++
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) QA
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
4 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Quality Management

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
2 1 (9.09%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Smartcard
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (9.09%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Automated Testing
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
1 8 (72.73%) TDD
1 8 (72.73%) Test Strategy
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) QMS
3 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C++
2 6 (54.55%) C
2 6 (54.55%) Embedded C
2 6 (54.55%) Embedded C++
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Informatica
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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