The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 5.34% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.36% - -
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Average salary £38,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
Test Engineer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe 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
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
261 224 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 99.62% 95.73% 98.72%
Number of salaries quoted 220 202 284
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Test Engineer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (78.57%) Data Migration
2 11 (78.57%) Migration
3 7 (50.00%) Scrum
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (50.00%) QA
3 7 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (42.86%) Selenium
5 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Test Management
5 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
5 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 3 (21.43%) VBScript
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (42.86%) Selenium
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Data Migration
1 11 (78.57%) Migration
2 7 (50.00%) Scrum
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Test Management
3 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago