The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Guildford region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 65 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 4 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.83% 2.23% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 2.24% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 23
Median salary £43,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,150 £40,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £49,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
465 669 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.47% 99.55% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 400 588 654
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Guildford region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) QA
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 2 (25.00%) SaaS
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) JMeter
3 2 (25.00%) VxWorks
3 2 (25.00%) QNX
3 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) JUnit
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) ECSS
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile App

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
2 2 (25.00%) JMeter
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) FitNesse
3 1 (12.50%) PHPUnit
3 1 (12.50%) WatiN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) ECSS
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) QNX
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 17 days ago