The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire 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 23 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 Herefordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank - - 33
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire - - 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
Job Titles Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40 23 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 96
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Engineer
West Midlands

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Herefordshire

Test Engineer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) Electronics
5 1 (16.67%) Degree

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft