The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hereford 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hereford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank - - 21
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford - - 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.33%
Job Titles Category
Hereford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22 14 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 53
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,290 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Engineer
Herefordshire

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Hereford

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Hereford

Test Engineer
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Hereford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hereford 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 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hereford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hereford 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft