The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leatherhead 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 42 23 45
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 4 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 2.08% 3.52% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 3.82% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
Test Engineer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leatherhead 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
Leatherhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
188 131 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 97.92% 92.25% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 173 123 229
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Leatherhead

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Leatherhead

Test Engineer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (75.00%) Code Coverage
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) NUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow Management
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (75.00%) NUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) Code Coverage
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow Management
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft