The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 46 56 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 0.32% 0.57% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.61% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £30,750 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.21% +46.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Test Engineer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead 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
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
307 329 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 99.03% 94.27% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 267 288 168
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Engineer in the job title across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Hemel Hempstead region.

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (50.00%) Verint
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) IVR
2 2 (50.00%) Speech Recognition
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Arqiva
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) TestNG
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) IVR
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) Speech Recognition
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PhD
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Verint
2 1 (25.00%) Arqiva
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