The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 111 137 136
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 29 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.44% 0.48% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 0.50% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 9
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1950 2202 1995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.63% 96.92% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1836 1611
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Test Engineer in the job title.

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Test Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Borehamwood +14 15 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Radlett - 5 £47,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +5 3 £32,500 -8.45%
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £32,500 -
St Albans - 2 £45,000 -
Test Engineer
East of England

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (41.67%) Telecoms
1 20 (41.67%) Physics
2 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
3 16 (33.33%) QA
4 15 (31.25%) Selenium
5 14 (29.17%) Degree
6 13 (27.08%) PhD
7 12 (25.00%) MS Office
7 12 (25.00%) Data Analysis
8 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (20.83%) Test Strategy
8 10 (20.83%) Functional Testing
9 9 (18.75%) Regression Testing
9 9 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (16.67%) TDD
10 8 (16.67%) Software Testing
11 7 (14.58%) Scrum
12 6 (12.50%) LabVIEW
12 6 (12.50%) MATLAB
12 6 (12.50%) SQL
12 6 (12.50%) System Testing
12 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (10.42%) DevOps
13 5 (10.42%) Algorithms
13 5 (10.42%) Network Management
13 5 (10.42%) Time Management
13 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (10.42%) Load Testing
13 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (10.42%) CMS
1 5 (10.42%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (25.00%) MS Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) LAN
1 5 (10.42%) WAN
1 5 (10.42%) Wireshark
2 3 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Selenium
2 6 (12.50%) LabVIEW
3 3 (6.25%) JBehave
3 3 (6.25%) JUnit
3 3 (6.25%) SpecFlow
3 3 (6.25%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 20 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) .NET
2 4 (8.33%) Web Services
3 3 (6.25%) REST
3 3 (6.25%) RESTful
3 3 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.25%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Linux
1 5 (10.42%) Unix
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Physics
2 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (20.83%) Functional Testing
4 10 (20.83%) Test Strategy
5 9 (18.75%) Regression Testing
5 9 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 8 (16.67%) TDD
7 7 (14.58%) Scrum
8 6 (12.50%) System Testing
9 5 (10.42%) Content Management
9 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (10.42%) Load Testing
9 5 (10.42%) Network Design
9 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
9 5 (10.42%) Test Management
9 5 (10.42%) Time Management
9 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) MATLAB
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) Degree
2 13 (27.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (6.25%) SDET
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Cisco
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