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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 151 159 164
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 31 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.92% 0.93% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.94% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 28
Median salary £32,000 £41,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.89% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £58,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +5.33%
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
3294 3605 3837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.69% 98.36% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2878 2957 3242
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Petersfield - 7 - -
Southampton -1 6 £31,250 +4.16% 2
Havant +14 5 £32,000 - 1
Farnborough +4 3 £27,000 -50.90% 1
Winchester +17 2 £35,000 -14.63% 1
Fareham -12 2 £33,750 -23.29%
Ringwood - 2 - -
Portsmouth +2 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 25 June 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 51 (62.20%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (43.90%) C#
3 35 (42.68%) SQL
4 31 (37.80%) Windows
5 30 (36.59%) Software Testing
6 27 (32.93%) ISTQB
6 27 (32.93%) TDD
6 27 (32.93%) Selenium
7 24 (29.27%) JIRA
7 24 (29.27%) BDD
8 23 (28.05%) Security Cleared
9 22 (26.83%) ISEB
9 22 (26.83%) Scrum
10 21 (25.61%) T-SQL
10 21 (25.61%) QA
11 19 (23.17%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
13 17 (20.73%) Degree
13 17 (20.73%) Test Automation
13 17 (20.73%) Functional Testing
13 17 (20.73%) SDLC
14 15 (18.29%) Automation Testing
14 15 (18.29%) SC Cleared
15 14 (17.07%) Test Scripting
15 14 (17.07%) Software Engineering
15 14 (17.07%) C
16 13 (15.85%) Cucumber
17 12 (14.63%) Linux
17 12 (14.63%) ITIL
17 12 (14.63%) Finance

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 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) ATM
1 3 (3.66%) VLAN
2 2 (2.44%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.44%) RS-485
2 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) MySQL
1 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
1 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (32.93%) Selenium
2 24 (29.27%) JIRA
3 13 (15.85%) Cucumber
4 11 (13.41%) HP UFT
5 10 (12.20%) Jenkins
5 10 (12.20%) SoapUI
5 10 (12.20%) WebDriver
6 8 (9.76%) Maven
7 7 (8.54%) Bugzilla
7 7 (8.54%) Git (software)
7 7 (8.54%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (6.10%) Subversion
9 2 (2.44%) MSTest
9 2 (2.44%) NUnit
9 2 (2.44%) PHPUnit
9 2 (2.44%) Ranorex
9 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.44%) Testopia
10 1 (1.22%) Appium
10 1 (1.22%) Robot Framework
General
1 12 (14.63%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Manufacturing
2 10 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.54%) Retail
4 4 (4.88%) Electronics
4 4 (4.88%) Marketing
5 3 (3.66%) Aerospace
5 3 (3.66%) Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Games
6 1 (1.22%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) HTML
2 9 (10.98%) .NET
3 8 (9.76%) Web Services
3 8 (9.76%) XHTML
3 8 (9.76%) XML
4 2 (2.44%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.44%) CSS
4 2 (2.44%) J2EE
5 1 (1.22%) Ajax
5 1 (1.22%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.22%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (1.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.88%) IVR
2 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.66%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.44%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.22%) Contactless
5 1 (1.22%) iPad
5 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.80%) Windows
2 12 (14.63%) Linux
3 10 (12.20%) Unix
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (62.20%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (36.59%) Software Testing
3 27 (32.93%) TDD
4 24 (29.27%) BDD
5 22 (26.83%) Scrum
6 19 (23.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (20.73%) Functional Testing
7 17 (20.73%) SDLC
7 17 (20.73%) Test Automation
8 15 (18.29%) Automation Testing
9 14 (17.07%) Software Engineering
9 14 (17.07%) Test Scripting
10 12 (14.63%) ITIL
11 11 (13.41%) Automated Testing
11 11 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (13.41%) Test Planning
12 10 (12.20%) Performance Testing
12 10 (12.20%) System Integration Testing
13 9 (10.98%) User Stories
14 8 (9.76%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (43.90%) C#
2 35 (42.68%) SQL
3 21 (25.61%) T-SQL
4 14 (17.07%) C
5 10 (12.20%) C++
5 10 (12.20%) Java
6 7 (8.54%) PHP
7 6 (7.32%) Python
8 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.44%) Groovy
8 2 (2.44%) Ruby
9 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (32.93%) ISTQB
2 23 (28.05%) Security Cleared
3 22 (26.83%) ISEB
4 17 (20.73%) Degree
5 15 (18.29%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (3.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (25.61%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) Telelogic
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle
3 4 (4.88%) SAP
4 2 (2.44%) HP
4 2 (2.44%) VMware
5 1 (1.22%) Google
Farnborough, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Posted: 20 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
The SLR Group
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago