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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 155 128 180
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 27 62 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.78% 1.75% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.79% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22 53 25
Median salary £30,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.71% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £47,500 £43,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
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
3349 3455 3876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.33% 97.54% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2972 2827 3125
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -14 10 £30,000 -0.82%
Farnborough -3 4 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Havant +9 2 £33,500 +13.55% 1
Fareham -12 2 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Basingstoke - 2 £31,500 - 1
Portsmouth +8 1 £27,500 -
Test Engineer
South East

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 39 (62.90%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (46.77%) SQL
3 28 (45.16%) C#
4 27 (43.55%) Selenium
5 26 (41.94%) Regression Testing
6 24 (38.71%) ISEB
6 24 (38.71%) Windows
7 23 (37.10%) Software Testing
8 22 (35.48%) TDD
9 20 (32.26%) Test Scripting
9 20 (32.26%) Scrum
10 19 (30.65%) Performance Testing
10 19 (30.65%) BDD
10 19 (30.65%) SDLC
11 17 (27.42%) SoapUI
11 17 (27.42%) QA
11 17 (27.42%) T-SQL
12 16 (25.81%) ISTQB
12 16 (25.81%) Test Planning
13 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
14 14 (22.58%) Security Cleared
15 13 (20.97%) Finance
15 13 (20.97%) Exploratory Testing
16 12 (19.35%) Functional Testing
16 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
16 12 (19.35%) Automated Testing
17 11 (17.74%) JIRA
17 11 (17.74%) User Acceptance Testing
18 10 (16.13%) Unix
18 10 (16.13%) HTML

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 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.61%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) ATM
2 2 (3.23%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.23%) RS-485
2 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.23%) Wireless
3 1 (1.61%) Network Security
3 1 (1.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) Big Data
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (43.55%) Selenium
2 17 (27.42%) SoapUI
3 11 (17.74%) JIRA
4 8 (12.90%) Cucumber
5 5 (8.06%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (8.06%) WebDriver
6 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
6 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.84%) HP UFT
8 2 (3.23%) Maven
8 2 (3.23%) MSTest
8 2 (3.23%) NUnit
8 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.61%) Appium
9 1 (1.61%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.61%) eggPlant
9 1 (1.61%) JMeter
9 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.61%) Subversion
9 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Retail
3 8 (12.90%) Manufacturing
3 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
4 6 (9.68%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.23%) Electronics
5 2 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Games
6 1 (1.61%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) HTML
2 9 (14.52%) XML
3 8 (12.90%) Web Services
3 8 (12.90%) XHTML
4 5 (8.06%) .NET
5 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.23%) CSS
5 2 (3.23%) J2EE
6 1 (1.61%) Ajax
6 1 (1.61%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.61%) REST
6 1 (1.61%) RESTful
6 1 (1.61%) XML Schema
6 1 (1.61%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.61%) Cryptography
2 1 (1.61%) EPoS
2 1 (1.61%) iPad
2 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.61%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.61%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.71%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) Unix
3 8 (12.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (62.90%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (41.94%) Regression Testing
3 23 (37.10%) Software Testing
4 22 (35.48%) TDD
5 20 (32.26%) Scrum
5 20 (32.26%) Test Scripting
6 19 (30.65%) BDD
6 19 (30.65%) Performance Testing
6 19 (30.65%) SDLC
7 16 (25.81%) Test Planning
8 13 (20.97%) Exploratory Testing
9 12 (19.35%) Automated Testing
9 12 (19.35%) Functional Testing
10 11 (17.74%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (16.13%) Automation Testing
12 8 (12.90%) Content Management
13 6 (9.68%) ERP
13 6 (9.68%) Test Automation
14 5 (8.06%) Manual Testing
14 5 (8.06%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) SQL
2 28 (45.16%) C#
3 17 (27.42%) T-SQL
4 7 (11.29%) C
5 6 (9.68%) C++
5 6 (9.68%) Java
6 3 (4.84%) Python
7 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.23%) PHP
7 2 (3.23%) Ruby
8 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (38.71%) ISEB
2 16 (25.81%) ISTQB
3 14 (22.58%) Security Cleared
4 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
5 9 (14.52%) Degree
6 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (27.42%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) SAP
4 2 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (1.61%) Google
5 1 (1.61%) IBM
5 1 (1.61%) Telelogic
5 1 (1.61%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.61%) VMware
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