The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hampshire region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 149 158 167
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 36 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.09% 0.93% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.94% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 26
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £27,900 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £66,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Test Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3214 3618 3887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.66% 98.48% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2823 2973 3373
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £57,500 £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 Hampshire

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Hampshire

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Test Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Southampton +1 9 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Petersfield - 8 - - 1
Farnborough 0 4 £27,500 -35.29%
Winchester +18 3 £35,000 +59.09%
Havant - 3 £32,000 -
Ringwood - 2 - -
Fareham -10 1 £40,000 - 1
Test Engineer
South East

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Hampshire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 55 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (46.32%) C#
3 37 (38.95%) SQL
4 36 (37.89%) Selenium
5 35 (36.84%) ISTQB
6 32 (33.68%) Software Testing
6 32 (33.68%) Windows
7 29 (30.53%) TDD
8 27 (28.42%) BDD
9 26 (27.37%) Security Cleared
10 25 (26.32%) Test Automation
10 25 (26.32%) JIRA
10 25 (26.32%) Functional Testing
11 24 (25.26%) QA
11 24 (25.26%) Scrum
12 22 (23.16%) HP UFT
12 22 (23.16%) T-SQL
12 22 (23.16%) SDLC
13 21 (22.11%) ISEB
14 20 (21.05%) Degree
14 20 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (21.05%) Test Scripting
15 19 (20.00%) Software Engineering
16 18 (18.95%) Microsoft
16 18 (18.95%) Linux
17 17 (17.89%) Java
17 17 (17.89%) Bugzilla
17 17 (17.89%) Automation Testing
17 17 (17.89%) SoapUI
18 16 (16.84%) SC Cleared

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (2.11%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) ATM
1 3 (3.16%) VLAN
2 2 (2.11%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.11%) RS-485
2 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.37%) MySQL
1 7 (7.37%) Relational Database
1 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (37.89%) Selenium
2 25 (26.32%) JIRA
3 22 (23.16%) HP UFT
4 17 (17.89%) Bugzilla
4 17 (17.89%) SoapUI
5 15 (15.79%) Cucumber
6 13 (13.68%) Git (software)
6 13 (13.68%) WebDriver
7 12 (12.63%) Jenkins
8 10 (10.53%) Maven
8 10 (10.53%) Ranorex
8 10 (10.53%) Testopia
9 8 (8.42%) Subversion
10 7 (7.37%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (4.21%) FitNesse
12 3 (3.16%) NUnit
13 2 (2.11%) MSTest
13 2 (2.11%) PHPUnit
14 1 (1.05%) eggPlant
14 1 (1.05%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (13.68%) Finance
2 10 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 10 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.37%) Retail
4 5 (5.26%) Electronics
4 5 (5.26%) Marketing
5 3 (3.16%) Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.53%) .NET
2 9 (9.47%) HTML
3 8 (8.42%) Web Services
3 8 (8.42%) XHTML
3 8 (8.42%) XML
4 3 (3.16%) Gherkin
5 2 (2.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.05%) CSS
6 1 (1.05%) J2EE
6 1 (1.05%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) IVR
1 7 (7.37%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.16%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.11%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.11%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.05%) Contactless
5 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (33.68%) Windows
2 18 (18.95%) Linux
3 9 (9.47%) Unix
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (33.68%) Software Testing
3 29 (30.53%) TDD
4 27 (28.42%) BDD
5 25 (26.32%) Functional Testing
5 25 (26.32%) Test Automation
6 24 (25.26%) Scrum
7 22 (23.16%) SDLC
8 20 (21.05%) Test Scripting
8 20 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 17 (17.89%) Automation Testing
11 14 (14.74%) ITIL
11 14 (14.74%) Waterfall
12 13 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (12.63%) Defect Management
14 11 (11.58%) System Integration Testing
14 11 (11.58%) Test Planning
14 11 (11.58%) User Stories
14 11 (11.58%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (46.32%) C#
2 37 (38.95%) SQL
3 22 (23.16%) T-SQL
4 17 (17.89%) Java
5 15 (15.79%) C
6 10 (10.53%) C++
6 10 (10.53%) Groovy
7 9 (9.47%) Python
8 7 (7.37%) PHP
9 5 (5.26%) Bash Shell
9 5 (5.26%) Ruby
10 1 (1.05%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (36.84%) ISTQB
2 26 (27.37%) Security Cleared
3 21 (22.11%) ISEB
4 20 (21.05%) Degree
5 16 (16.84%) SC Cleared
6 12 (12.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (3.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.26%) QA
2 2 (2.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (12.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (18.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.32%) Telelogic
3 5 (5.26%) SAP
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle
4 2 (2.11%) VMware
5 1 (1.05%) HP
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