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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Engineer
Rank 70 61 81
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 3 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.43% 2.79% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 2.88% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 1
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
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
639 764 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 91.94% 96.95% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 585 657 641
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £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 27 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 10 (90.91%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) XML
3 9 (81.82%) .NET
3 9 (81.82%) Automated Testing
3 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
3 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
3 9 (81.82%) QA
3 9 (81.82%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (72.73%) .NET Framework
5 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (54.55%) Web Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
7 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
7 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 1 (9.09%) JMeter
7 1 (9.09%) Java
7 1 (9.09%) Ranorex
7 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
7 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
7 1 (9.09%) Load Testing

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
3 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 1 (9.09%) Ranorex
3 1 (9.09%) JMeter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
3 8 (72.73%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
1 9 (81.82%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Automated Testing
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Web Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) QA
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago