The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Engineer
Rank 68 53 73
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 3 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.45% 3.58% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 3.68% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 2
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.12%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Test Engineer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
623 653 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 93.40% 97.46% 99.27%
Number of salaries quoted 551 574 599
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Guildford

Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) Selenium
2 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 12 (92.31%) Computer Science
2 12 (92.31%) QA
2 12 (92.31%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (92.31%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) XML
2 12 (92.31%) Automated Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
3 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
4 6 (46.15%) Web Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) BT
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) JSF
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) OWASP
5 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Liquibase

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Liquibase
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) XML
3 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Computer Science
1 12 (92.31%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Automated Testing
1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) Web Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
3 1 (7.69%) OWASP
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) BT
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago