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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 70 89 95
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 37 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.15% 1.11% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 1.16% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 3
Median salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,050 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,750 £37,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
Test Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1142 949 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.19% 95.47% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 967 757 973
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Test Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Cheltenham -9 8 £43,750 +16.66% 1
Gloucester - 5 £35,000 - 2
Cirencester +9 3 £35,000 -13.58% 1
Test Engineer
South West

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 73 (87.95%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (86.75%) Python
3 68 (81.93%) Security Cleared
4 62 (74.70%) DV Cleared
5 45 (54.22%) Cybersecurity
6 44 (53.01%) Java
7 43 (51.81%) C
7 43 (51.81%) C++
8 41 (49.40%) Perl
9 37 (44.58%) Linux
10 31 (37.35%) Software Engineering
11 28 (33.73%) DevOps
12 27 (32.53%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (31.33%) Selenium
13 26 (31.33%) JavaScript
13 26 (31.33%) Bash Shell
14 25 (30.12%) C#
15 24 (28.92%) JIRA
15 24 (28.92%) Atlassian
15 24 (28.92%) Test Planning
15 24 (28.92%) User Stories
16 23 (27.71%) HP
17 21 (25.30%) VB
17 21 (25.30%) Unix
17 21 (25.30%) Test Scripting
18 20 (24.10%) Waterfall
18 20 (24.10%) V-Model
19 19 (22.89%) Reverse Engineering
19 19 (22.89%) Mentoring
19 19 (22.89%) Coaching

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 17 (20.48%) Confluence
2 7 (8.43%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.41%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) SSL
2 7 (8.43%) HTTP
2 7 (8.43%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.41%) Internet
4 1 (1.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) Big Data
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.41%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (31.33%) Selenium
2 24 (28.92%) JIRA
3 18 (21.69%) Cucumber
4 5 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.82%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.61%) JMeter
7 2 (2.41%) WATIR
8 1 (1.20%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.20%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.20%) Zephyr
General
1 19 (22.89%) Games
2 10 (12.05%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.23%) Finance
3 6 (7.23%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.82%) Electronics
4 4 (4.82%) Marketing
5 2 (2.41%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.69%) XML
2 16 (19.28%) J2EE
3 12 (14.46%) Java EE
3 12 (14.46%) STL
4 9 (10.84%) HTML
5 7 (8.43%) EJB
5 7 (8.43%) Hibernate
5 7 (8.43%) Spring
6 2 (2.41%) XML Messaging
7 1 (1.20%) .NET
7 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.20%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.20%) REST
7 1 (1.20%) SOAP
7 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.43%) iPhone
2 7 (8.43%) Visualisation
3 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.82%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.41%) Cybercrime
4 2 (2.41%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.41%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (44.58%) Linux
2 21 (25.30%) Unix
3 18 (21.69%) Android
4 13 (15.66%) Windows
5 9 (10.84%) Apple iOS
6 7 (8.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (87.95%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (54.22%) Cybersecurity
3 31 (37.35%) Software Engineering
4 28 (33.73%) DevOps
5 27 (32.53%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (28.92%) Test Planning
6 24 (28.92%) User Stories
7 21 (25.30%) Test Scripting
8 20 (24.10%) V-Model
8 20 (24.10%) Waterfall
9 19 (22.89%) Coaching
9 19 (22.89%) Mentoring
9 19 (22.89%) Reverse Engineering
9 19 (22.89%) SDLC
9 19 (22.89%) TDD
10 18 (21.69%) ITIL
11 17 (20.48%) Change Management
11 17 (20.48%) Service Delivery
11 17 (20.48%) Service Management
11 17 (20.48%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 72 (86.75%) Python
2 44 (53.01%) Java
3 43 (51.81%) C
3 43 (51.81%) C++
4 41 (49.40%) Perl
5 26 (31.33%) Bash Shell
5 26 (31.33%) JavaScript
6 25 (30.12%) C#
7 21 (25.30%) VB
8 19 (22.89%) Objective-C
9 17 (20.48%) PHP
9 17 (20.48%) PowerShell
10 12 (14.46%) SQL
11 4 (4.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 68 (81.93%) Security Cleared
2 62 (74.70%) DV Cleared
3 16 (19.28%) Degree
4 12 (14.46%) CCNA
4 12 (14.46%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (14.46%) CISSP
4 12 (14.46%) CompTIA Security+
4 12 (14.46%) GIAC
4 12 (14.46%) Linux+ Certification
4 12 (14.46%) MCSE
4 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (14.46%) Network+ Certification
4 12 (14.46%) SANS
4 12 (14.46%) Security+ Certification
4 12 (14.46%) SSCP
5 11 (13.25%) SC Cleared
6 7 (8.43%) ISTQB
7 6 (7.23%) PhD
8 4 (4.82%) ISEB
9 2 (2.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
System Software
1 14 (16.87%) Hyper-V
1 14 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) Atlassian
2 23 (27.71%) HP
3 14 (16.87%) VMware
4 7 (8.43%) Cisco
5 4 (4.82%) SAP
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle
7 2 (2.41%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (2.41%) Microsoft
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