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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 149 132 169
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 27 56 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.85% 1.64% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.67% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 21
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,825 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £52,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
3064 3351 3787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 96.87% 98.01% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2582 2888 3238
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Andover -2 11 £37,500 -14.77% 1
Farnborough -14 10 £40,000 -9.09% 1
Fareham +4 4 £40,000 +33.33%
Test Engineer
South East

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 34 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (65.38%) Selenium
2 20 (38.46%) BDD
3 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
4 16 (30.77%) ISEB
5 15 (28.85%) TDD
5 15 (28.85%) Test Scripting
6 14 (26.92%) Performance Testing
6 14 (26.92%) Windows
6 14 (26.92%) SQL
7 13 (25.00%) C#
8 12 (23.08%) HP UFT
8 12 (23.08%) Scrum
8 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
8 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (23.08%) Software Testing
8 12 (23.08%) Test Planning
9 11 (21.15%) SoapUI
9 11 (21.15%) Regression Testing
10 10 (19.23%) SC Cleared
10 10 (19.23%) SDLC
10 10 (19.23%) Rational DOORS
10 10 (19.23%) ISTQB
10 10 (19.23%) JIRA
10 10 (19.23%) Test Automation
11 9 (17.31%) T-SQL
11 9 (17.31%) System Integration Testing
12 8 (15.38%) HTML
12 8 (15.38%) CSS
12 8 (15.38%) Aerospace

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 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) LabWindows
2 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (11.54%) SaaS
2 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) ATM
1 1 (1.92%) CTI
1 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 34 (65.38%) Selenium
2 12 (23.08%) HP UFT
3 11 (21.15%) SoapUI
4 10 (19.23%) JIRA
4 10 (19.23%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (9.62%) Cucumber
5 5 (9.62%) WatiN
6 3 (5.77%) JUnit
6 3 (5.77%) WATIR
6 3 (5.77%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.85%) JMeter
7 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.85%) TestNG
8 1 (1.92%) Appium
8 1 (1.92%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (15.38%) Aerospace
2 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.69%) Retail
4 3 (5.77%) Finance
5 1 (1.92%) Games
5 1 (1.92%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) CSS
1 8 (15.38%) HTML
2 7 (13.46%) .NET
3 3 (5.77%) Web Services
4 1 (1.92%) Ajax
4 1 (1.92%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.92%) J2EE
4 1 (1.92%) REST
4 1 (1.92%) RESTful
4 1 (1.92%) XML
4 1 (1.92%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.92%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) iPad
2 1 (1.92%) Cryptography
2 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.92%) EPoS
2 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.92%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) BDD
3 15 (28.85%) TDD
3 15 (28.85%) Test Scripting
4 14 (26.92%) Performance Testing
5 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (23.08%) Scrum
5 12 (23.08%) Software Testing
5 12 (23.08%) Test Planning
6 11 (21.15%) Regression Testing
7 10 (19.23%) SDLC
7 10 (19.23%) Test Automation
8 9 (17.31%) System Integration Testing
9 8 (15.38%) Automation Testing
10 7 (13.46%) Automated Testing
10 7 (13.46%) Exploratory Testing
10 7 (13.46%) Functional Testing
10 7 (13.46%) Integration Testing
10 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
11 6 (11.54%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.92%) SQL
2 13 (25.00%) C#
3 9 (17.31%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.69%) C
4 4 (7.69%) C++
5 3 (5.77%) Java
6 2 (3.85%) Python
7 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) ISEB
2 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 10 (19.23%) ISTQB
3 10 (19.23%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) HP
2 4 (7.69%) IBM
2 4 (7.69%) Telelogic
3 3 (5.77%) Atlassian
3 3 (5.77%) Telerik
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.92%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) Polycom
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.92%) VMware
Andover
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Farnborough
aap3
Salary: £34000 - £39000.00 per annum + Pension, medical, paid overtime
Posted: 23 days ago