The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 362 407 382
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 276 281 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.70% 0.63% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.66% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 253 256 319
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Test Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
37695 42483 46604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.64% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32773 35948 39098
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in London

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Test Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
City of London +4 32 £50,000 -2.91% 10
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £40,000 - 1
Isleworth - 6 £32,500 -
Dagenham - 4 £42,500 -
Greenford +7 3 £33,500 -16.25%
Coulsdon - 2 £50,000 -
Croydon - 2 £41,250 -
Hammersmith +6 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Osterley - 1 £45,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Test Engineer
England

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 London region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 385 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (55.24%) QA
3 287 (50.17%) Test Automation
4 283 (49.48%) Selenium
5 265 (46.33%) Java
6 192 (33.57%) BDD
6 192 (33.57%) C#
7 182 (31.82%) Cucumber
8 170 (29.72%) Finance
9 160 (27.97%) TDD
10 153 (26.75%) SQL
10 153 (26.75%) WebDriver
11 124 (21.68%) Automation Testing
12 118 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
13 110 (19.23%) Python
14 109 (19.06%) .NET
14 109 (19.06%) Degree
15 100 (17.48%) Ruby
16 92 (16.08%) JIRA
17 91 (15.91%) Test Strategy
18 89 (15.56%) Jenkins
19 87 (15.21%) Scrum
20 86 (15.03%) Manual Testing
21 85 (14.86%) Automated Testing
22 78 (13.64%) QA Automation
23 77 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
23 77 (13.46%) Software Testing
24 76 (13.29%) Computer Science
25 75 (13.11%) Linux
26 73 (12.76%) JUnit

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (3.32%) Confluence
2 5 (0.87%) IIS
3 4 (0.70%) CMS
4 2 (0.35%) MTS
4 2 (0.35%) SAS
5 1 (0.17%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.17%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.17%) Drupal
5 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 39 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.10%) Mingle
3 5 (0.87%) Maya
4 3 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.17%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.17%) FastStats
1 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.17%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.75%) GitHub
3 6 (1.05%) SaaS
4 4 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.35%) iTunes
6 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.15%) HTTP
2 14 (2.45%) Internet
3 13 (2.27%) Broadband
4 12 (2.10%) BGP
5 11 (1.92%) MPLS
6 6 (1.05%) IPv6
6 6 (1.05%) SSL
6 6 (1.05%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.87%) Diameter Protocol
7 5 (0.87%) DNS
7 5 (0.87%) FTP
7 5 (0.87%) VSAT
8 4 (0.70%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (0.70%) DHCP
8 4 (0.70%) DVB
8 4 (0.70%) L2TP
8 4 (0.70%) NX-OS
8 4 (0.70%) SNMP
8 4 (0.70%) TACACS
8 4 (0.70%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (6.99%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.50%) Relational Database
3 14 (2.45%) Big Data
4 10 (1.75%) GIS
5 7 (1.22%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.05%) MySQL
6 6 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.87%) DB2
8 4 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.70%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.52%) QlikView
10 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.35%) SQLite
11 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 283 (49.48%) Selenium
2 182 (31.82%) Cucumber
3 153 (26.75%) WebDriver
4 92 (16.08%) JIRA
5 89 (15.56%) Jenkins
6 73 (12.76%) JUnit
7 62 (10.84%) SpecFlow
8 58 (10.14%) Git (software)
9 47 (8.22%) JMeter
10 45 (7.87%) SoapUI
11 44 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
12 36 (6.29%) Subversion
13 34 (5.94%) TestNG
14 30 (5.24%) FitNesse
15 26 (4.55%) TeamCity
16 23 (4.02%) Gatling
17 22 (3.85%) HP UFT
18 20 (3.50%) Appium
18 20 (3.50%) LoadRunner
19 18 (3.15%) WATIR
General
1 170 (29.72%) Finance
2 35 (6.12%) Banking
3 33 (5.77%) Games
4 26 (4.55%) Retail
5 25 (4.37%) Telecoms
6 20 (3.50%) Law
7 10 (1.75%) Front Office
8 7 (1.22%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.22%) Marketing
9 6 (1.05%) Publishing
10 4 (0.70%) Advertising
10 4 (0.70%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.52%) Back Office
11 3 (0.52%) Legal
12 1 (0.17%) Billing
12 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (19.06%) .NET
2 52 (9.09%) RESTful
3 47 (8.22%) Web Services
4 35 (6.12%) XML
5 34 (5.94%) HTML
5 34 (5.94%) REST
6 33 (5.77%) CSS
7 30 (5.24%) SOAP
8 21 (3.67%) Gherkin
9 17 (2.97%) JSON
10 13 (2.27%) FIX Protocol
11 12 (2.10%) jQuery
12 11 (1.92%) ASP.NET
13 9 (1.57%) HTML5
14 8 (1.40%) .NET Framework
15 7 (1.22%) Ajax
15 7 (1.22%) Spring
16 5 (0.87%) AngularJS
16 5 (0.87%) Node.js
16 5 (0.87%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 77 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (13.29%) Computer Science
3 39 (6.82%) Mobile App
4 34 (5.94%) Fintech
5 22 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (2.27%) RIA
7 12 (2.10%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.92%) Hedge funds
9 10 (1.75%) Online Games
10 8 (1.40%) Physics
11 7 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.05%) Derivative
12 6 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
13 5 (0.87%) Digital Media
13 5 (0.87%) iPad
13 5 (0.87%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.87%) STB
13 5 (0.87%) User Experience
14 4 (0.70%) Augmented Reality
14 4 (0.70%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 75 (13.11%) Linux
2 62 (10.84%) Unix
3 47 (8.22%) Windows
4 44 (7.69%) Android
5 39 (6.82%) Apple iOS
6 24 (4.20%) Solaris
7 17 (2.97%) Windows Server
8 11 (1.92%) Windows 7
9 10 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.17%) AIX
10 1 (0.17%) CentOS
10 1 (0.17%) HPUX
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (50.17%) Test Automation
3 192 (33.57%) BDD
4 160 (27.97%) TDD
5 124 (21.68%) Automation Testing
6 118 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
7 91 (15.91%) Test Strategy
8 87 (15.21%) Scrum
9 86 (15.03%) Manual Testing
10 85 (14.86%) Automated Testing
11 78 (13.64%) QA Automation
12 77 (13.46%) Software Testing
13 72 (12.59%) Integration Testing
14 70 (12.24%) Test Scripting
15 64 (11.19%) Performance Testing
15 64 (11.19%) Regression Testing
16 60 (10.49%) Agile Testing
17 52 (9.09%) Test Planning
17 52 (9.09%) Unit Testing
18 50 (8.74%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 265 (46.33%) Java
2 192 (33.57%) C#
3 153 (26.75%) SQL
4 110 (19.23%) Python
5 100 (17.48%) Ruby
6 50 (8.74%) JavaScript
7 39 (6.82%) Scala
8 25 (4.37%) Clojure
9 23 (4.02%) PHP
10 20 (3.50%) Perl
10 20 (3.50%) XPath
11 18 (3.15%) C
12 15 (2.62%) C++
13 14 (2.45%) VB
14 13 (2.27%) VBScript
15 10 (1.75%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.75%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.05%) Groovy
16 6 (1.05%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 109 (19.06%) Degree
2 38 (6.64%) ISTQB
3 33 (5.77%) ISEB
4 28 (4.90%) Security Cleared
5 16 (2.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 15 (2.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (2.10%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.92%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.52%) HNC
10 1 (0.17%) CCNP
10 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.17%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 316 (55.24%) QA
2 49 (8.57%) SDET
3 3 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.52%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.87%) KVM
3 4 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (3.32%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.52%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (0.52%) Nagios
3 2 (0.35%) Kibana
3 2 (0.35%) logstash
4 1 (0.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 72 (12.59%) Microsoft
2 33 (5.77%) HP
3 11 (1.92%) Cisco
3 11 (1.92%) Google
3 11 (1.92%) Oracle
4 9 (1.57%) SOASTA, Inc
5 8 (1.40%) Nokia
6 6 (1.05%) Huawei
6 6 (1.05%) SAP
7 5 (0.87%) Borland
7 5 (0.87%) Rally
7 5 (0.87%) VMware
8 4 (0.70%) IBM
8 4 (0.70%) Juniper
8 4 (0.70%) StreamBase
9 3 (0.52%) Apple
9 3 (0.52%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.52%) Perforce
10 2 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.35%) Splunk
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London
IBS Consulting
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Wipro
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £43000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70,000 to £85,000 + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75,000 to £85,000 + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
TalentRocket
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago