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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 165 150 162
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 27 44 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.78% 1.22% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.24% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 32
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,950 £47,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
3382 3537 3778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.52% 97.92% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2983 2859 3086
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -3 7 £30,000 -16.08%
Havant +13 5 £32,000 - 1
Farnborough - 4 £35,500 -
Petersfield - 3 - -
Fareham -15 2 £33,750 -23.29%
Ringwood - 2 - -
Portsmouth +6 1 £27,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 £30,000 -
Test Engineer
South East

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hampshire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 44 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.06%) C#
3 30 (44.12%) SQL
3 30 (44.12%) Regression Testing
4 27 (39.71%) Software Testing
5 26 (38.24%) TDD
5 26 (38.24%) Windows
6 25 (36.76%) ISEB
6 25 (36.76%) Selenium
7 24 (35.29%) ISTQB
8 22 (32.35%) BDD
9 20 (29.41%) QA
9 20 (29.41%) Scrum
10 19 (27.94%) JIRA
11 18 (26.47%) Security Cleared
12 16 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (23.53%) T-SQL
13 15 (22.06%) Test Scripting
13 15 (22.06%) SDLC
14 14 (20.59%) Functional Testing
14 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
15 13 (19.12%) Performance Testing
15 13 (19.12%) Degree
15 13 (19.12%) Automation Testing
16 12 (17.65%) Automated Testing
16 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
16 12 (17.65%) Test Automation
16 12 (17.65%) Finance
17 11 (16.18%) Cucumber
17 11 (16.18%) SoapUI

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 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
2 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) ATM
1 3 (4.41%) VLAN
2 2 (2.94%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.94%) RS-485
2 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (36.76%) Selenium
2 19 (27.94%) JIRA
3 11 (16.18%) Cucumber
3 11 (16.18%) SoapUI
4 8 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 8 (11.76%) WebDriver
5 7 (10.29%) HP UFT
6 6 (8.82%) Maven
7 5 (7.35%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.94%) MSTest
9 2 (2.94%) NUnit
9 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.47%) Appium
10 1 (1.47%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.47%) eggPlant
10 1 (1.47%) JMeter
10 1 (1.47%) Robot Framework
10 1 (1.47%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 12 (17.65%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) Retail
3 8 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.88%) Aerospace
5 3 (4.41%) Banking
5 3 (4.41%) Electronics
5 3 (4.41%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) Games
6 1 (1.47%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) HTML
2 8 (11.76%) Web Services
2 8 (11.76%) XHTML
2 8 (11.76%) XML
3 7 (10.29%) .NET
4 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.94%) CSS
4 2 (2.94%) J2EE
5 1 (1.47%) Ajax
5 1 (1.47%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (1.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.41%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.94%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.47%) EPoS
4 1 (1.47%) iPad
4 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.24%) Windows
2 10 (14.71%) Unix
3 8 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.12%) Regression Testing
3 27 (39.71%) Software Testing
4 26 (38.24%) TDD
5 22 (32.35%) BDD
6 20 (29.41%) Scrum
7 16 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (22.06%) SDLC
8 15 (22.06%) Test Scripting
9 14 (20.59%) Functional Testing
10 13 (19.12%) Automation Testing
10 13 (19.12%) Performance Testing
11 12 (17.65%) Automated Testing
11 12 (17.65%) Test Automation
12 11 (16.18%) Test Planning
13 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (13.24%) Exploratory Testing
14 8 (11.76%) Content Management
15 7 (10.29%) User Stories
16 6 (8.82%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.06%) C#
2 30 (44.12%) SQL
3 16 (23.53%) T-SQL
4 10 (14.71%) C
4 10 (14.71%) C++
5 7 (10.29%) Java
6 5 (7.35%) PHP
7 4 (5.88%) Python
8 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.94%) Ruby
9 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (36.76%) ISEB
2 24 (35.29%) ISTQB
3 18 (26.47%) Security Cleared
4 13 (19.12%) Degree
5 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (29.41%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle
3 3 (4.41%) SAP
4 2 (2.94%) HP
4 2 (2.94%) Telelogic
4 2 (2.94%) VMware
5 1 (1.47%) Google
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits (pro-rata)
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + pension, life cover, childcare vouchers
Posted: 7 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester
TDA Group
Salary: £340 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago