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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 152 128 178
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 28 67 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.88% 1.82% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.87% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22 62 15
Median salary £30,000 £41,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.71% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,325 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £47,500 £45,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
3100 3575 3883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.18% 97.23% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2728 3025 3221
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 September 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 September 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 -18 8 £30,000 -0.82%
Farnborough -3 6 £37,500 -21.05%
Andover +3 4 £32,375 -26.42% 2
Fareham 0 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Basingstoke - 1 £33,000 -
Test Engineer
South East

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.86%) Selenium
3 22 (38.60%) SQL
4 21 (36.84%) C#
5 20 (35.09%) ISEB
5 20 (35.09%) Regression Testing
5 20 (35.09%) Software Testing
6 19 (33.33%) Windows
7 18 (31.58%) TDD
7 18 (31.58%) Test Scripting
8 17 (29.82%) Performance Testing
8 17 (29.82%) BDD
9 16 (28.07%) Scrum
10 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
10 15 (26.32%) SoapUI
11 14 (24.56%) SDLC
12 13 (22.81%) Test Planning
12 13 (22.81%) T-SQL
12 13 (22.81%) ISTQB
12 13 (22.81%) QA
13 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
13 12 (21.05%) Functional Testing
14 11 (19.30%) Automation Testing
14 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared
14 11 (19.30%) JIRA
14 11 (19.30%) Automated Testing
14 11 (19.30%) Finance
15 10 (17.54%) HTML
15 10 (17.54%) Exploratory Testing
16 8 (14.04%) Web Services

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 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) LabWindows
1 2 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) ATM
2 2 (3.51%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.51%) RS-485
2 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.51%) Wireless
3 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (43.86%) Selenium
2 15 (26.32%) SoapUI
3 11 (19.30%) JIRA
4 7 (12.28%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (8.77%) Cucumber
6 4 (7.02%) HP UFT
7 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
7 3 (5.26%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.51%) JMeter
8 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.75%) Appium
9 1 (1.75%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.75%) eggPlant
9 1 (1.75%) JUnit
9 1 (1.75%) MSTest
9 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.75%) TestNG
9 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.75%) WATIR
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Manufacturing
2 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
3 7 (12.28%) Aerospace
4 5 (8.77%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Electronics
5 1 (1.75%) Games
5 1 (1.75%) Law
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) HTML
2 8 (14.04%) Web Services
2 8 (14.04%) XML
3 7 (12.28%) XHTML
4 4 (7.02%) .NET
5 3 (5.26%) CSS
6 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.51%) J2EE
7 1 (1.75%) Ajax
7 1 (1.75%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.75%) REST
7 1 (1.75%) RESTful
7 1 (1.75%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.75%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (3.51%) iPad
2 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.75%) Cryptography
2 1 (1.75%) EPoS
2 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.75%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (12.28%) Unix
3 5 (8.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.09%) Regression Testing
2 20 (35.09%) Software Testing
3 18 (31.58%) TDD
3 18 (31.58%) Test Scripting
4 17 (29.82%) BDD
4 17 (29.82%) Performance Testing
5 16 (28.07%) Scrum
6 14 (24.56%) SDLC
7 13 (22.81%) Test Planning
8 12 (21.05%) Functional Testing
9 11 (19.30%) Automated Testing
9 11 (19.30%) Automation Testing
10 10 (17.54%) Exploratory Testing
11 8 (14.04%) Test Automation
11 8 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (12.28%) Content Management
12 7 (12.28%) ERP
12 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
13 6 (10.53%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (38.60%) SQL
2 21 (36.84%) C#
3 13 (22.81%) T-SQL
4 6 (10.53%) C
5 5 (8.77%) C++
6 4 (7.02%) Java
7 3 (5.26%) Python
8 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.75%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (35.09%) ISEB
2 13 (22.81%) ISTQB
3 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
4 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared
5 8 (14.04%) Degree
6 2 (3.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.81%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) HP
3 3 (5.26%) IBM
4 2 (3.51%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.51%) SAP
4 2 (3.51%) Telelogic
5 1 (1.75%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) Telerik
5 1 (1.75%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.75%) VMware
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