The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Ipswich region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 51 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.81% 0.22% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.22% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £33,000 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -31.25%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Test Engineer
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
362 458 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.31% 98.92% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 336 398 256
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Ipswich

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Ipswich region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) Android
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
3 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Phone
3 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) BBC
4 1 (14.29%) Games
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Online Games
4 1 (14.29%) Cucumber

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Calabash
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) BBC
1 1 (14.29%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Android
1 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Phone
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google
Ipswich, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Ipswich
Oho Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago