The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 63 83 67
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 6 2 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.90% 0.28% 2.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.28% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 25
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Test Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
657 715 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.50% 98.89% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 537 612 804
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 Leicestershire

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Test Engineer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Leicester - 6 £37,500 -
Test Engineer
East Midlands

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 6 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 Leicestershire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Logistics
1 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
1 5 (62.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
1 5 (62.50%) High Availability
1 5 (62.50%) Functional Testing
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
1 5 (62.50%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
1 5 (62.50%) Functional Testing
1 5 (62.50%) High Availability
1 5 (62.50%) Logistics
1 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
1 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle