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 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 39 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.43% 2.10% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 2.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
233 329 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 100.00% 98.50% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 183 279 229
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 December 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Online Games
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI

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 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) Calabash
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft