The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 71 69 96
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 16 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.75% 1.47% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 1.53% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 5
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +52.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £33,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.97% -10.66%
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
879 785 1254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.07% 95.97% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 720 723 1144
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Engineer
South West

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Engineer in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 3 £40,000 -
Gloucester -1 1 - - 2
Test Engineer
South West

Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title.

1 19 (86.36%) XML
2 16 (72.73%) JSON
3 15 (68.18%) Java
3 15 (68.18%) Scrum
4 13 (59.09%) Selenium
5 12 (54.55%) jMock
5 12 (54.55%) QA
5 12 (54.55%) Spring
5 12 (54.55%) Test Automation
5 12 (54.55%) RESTful
5 12 (54.55%) JBehave
5 12 (54.55%) Open Source
5 12 (54.55%) JUnit
6 6 (27.27%) Windows
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
7 4 (18.18%) SOAP
7 4 (18.18%) Web Services
7 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
7 4 (18.18%) .NET
7 4 (18.18%) J2EE
7 4 (18.18%) C#
7 4 (18.18%) VBScript
7 4 (18.18%) SaaS
7 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (18.18%) WCF
7 4 (18.18%) System Testing
7 4 (18.18%) REST
8 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Selenium
2 12 (54.55%) jMock
2 12 (54.55%) JBehave
2 12 (54.55%) JUnit
3 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) JMeter
4 1 (4.55%) Hudson
4 1 (4.55%) Maven
4 1 (4.55%) QUnit
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) XML
2 16 (72.73%) JSON
3 12 (54.55%) Spring
3 12 (54.55%) RESTful
4 4 (18.18%) SOAP
4 4 (18.18%) Web Services
4 4 (18.18%) .NET
4 4 (18.18%) J2EE
4 4 (18.18%) WCF
4 4 (18.18%) REST
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Scrum
2 12 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) System Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) HOOD
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Network Management
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Test Management
5 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
2 4 (18.18%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) VBScript
3 3 (13.64%) VB
3 3 (13.64%) C
3 3 (13.64%) Perl
3 3 (13.64%) C++
3 3 (13.64%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) Remedy
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £32,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago