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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
South East / Hampshire
Rank 107 122 160
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 58 63 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.05% 1.89% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 1.93% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 44 55 37
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £30,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,550 £44,000 £61,650
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
2741 3257 3773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 96.89% 97.84% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2319 2886 3278
Median salary £40,000 £41,522 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.66% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,502 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +25 19 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Fareham +16 17 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Portsmouth +8 8 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Basingstoke -1 4 £25,000 -18.03% 1
Farnborough -3 2 £47,500 +31.94%
Andover - 2 £39,000 -
Eastleigh - 1 £37,500 -
Hook - 1 £22,500 -
Test Engineer
South East

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 63 (71.59%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (64.77%) Selenium
3 35 (39.77%) Software Testing
4 30 (34.09%) ISTQB
5 29 (32.95%) HP UFT
5 29 (32.95%) Test Automation
6 25 (28.41%) C#
7 24 (27.27%) Performance Testing
8 23 (26.14%) Integration Testing
8 23 (26.14%) Test Scripting
8 23 (26.14%) Security Cleared
8 23 (26.14%) ISEB
8 23 (26.14%) SoapUI
9 21 (23.86%) Test Planning
9 21 (23.86%) Scrum
9 21 (23.86%) SQL
9 21 (23.86%) JIRA
10 20 (22.73%) Windows
10 20 (22.73%) Microsoft
11 19 (21.59%) Regression Testing
12 17 (19.32%) HP
12 17 (19.32%) Java
12 17 (19.32%) Web Services
12 17 (19.32%) Automated Testing
12 17 (19.32%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (19.32%) Manual Testing
13 16 (18.18%) SDLC
13 16 (18.18%) Degree
14 15 (17.05%) BDD
15 13 (14.77%) WebDriver

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 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) LabWindows
2 2 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (7.95%) SaaS
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) ATM
2 1 (1.14%) CTI
2 1 (1.14%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) VLAN
2 1 (1.14%) Wireless
2 1 (1.14%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.14%) MySQL
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 57 (64.77%) Selenium
2 29 (32.95%) HP UFT
3 23 (26.14%) SoapUI
4 21 (23.86%) JIRA
5 13 (14.77%) WebDriver
6 12 (13.64%) JMeter
7 11 (12.50%) WATIR
8 10 (11.36%) Eclipse
8 10 (11.36%) IntelliJ
8 10 (11.36%) JUnit
8 10 (11.36%) LoadRunner
8 10 (11.36%) Rational DOORS
8 10 (11.36%) Visual Studio
9 9 (10.23%) JIRA Agile
10 7 (7.95%) Zephyr
11 5 (5.68%) WatiN
12 4 (4.55%) TestRail
13 3 (3.41%) Robot Framework
14 2 (2.27%) TestNG
15 1 (1.14%) TestComplete
General
1 9 (10.23%) Retail
1 9 (10.23%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.82%) Back Office
4 3 (3.41%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.27%) Electronics
5 2 (2.27%) Finance
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.32%) Web Services
2 9 (10.23%) .NET
3 8 (9.09%) HTML
4 7 (7.95%) CSS
4 7 (7.95%) JMS
5 2 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.14%) RESTful
6 1 (1.14%) SOAP
6 1 (1.14%) XML
6 1 (1.14%) XML Schema
6 1 (1.14%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.27%) iPad
4 1 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.14%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.73%) Windows
2 10 (11.36%) Linux
3 1 (1.14%) Android
3 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (71.59%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (39.77%) Software Testing
3 29 (32.95%) Test Automation
4 24 (27.27%) Performance Testing
5 23 (26.14%) Integration Testing
5 23 (26.14%) Test Scripting
6 21 (23.86%) Scrum
6 21 (23.86%) Test Planning
7 19 (21.59%) Regression Testing
8 17 (19.32%) Automated Testing
8 17 (19.32%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (19.32%) Manual Testing
9 16 (18.18%) SDLC
10 15 (17.05%) BDD
11 13 (14.77%) Functional Testing
11 13 (14.77%) System Integration Testing
12 12 (13.64%) Automation Testing
13 10 (11.36%) ITIL
13 10 (11.36%) Software Engineering
13 10 (11.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.41%) C#
2 21 (23.86%) SQL
3 17 (19.32%) Java
4 11 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 9 (10.23%) C
6 7 (7.95%) C++
6 7 (7.95%) Ruby
7 6 (6.82%) Python
8 5 (5.68%) Perl
9 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (34.09%) ISTQB
2 23 (26.14%) ISEB
2 23 (26.14%) Security Cleared
3 16 (18.18%) Degree
4 12 (13.64%) SC Cleared
5 7 (7.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.14%) HNC
7 1 (1.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 17 (19.32%) HP
3 7 (7.95%) Telerik
4 3 (3.41%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.41%) IBM
4 3 (3.41%) Telelogic
5 2 (2.27%) Cisco
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle
5 2 (2.27%) SAP
6 1 (1.14%) Huawei
6 1 (1.14%) Juniper
6 1 (1.14%) Meraki
6 1 (1.14%) Polycom
6 1 (1.14%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (1.14%) TIBCO
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