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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 359 443 397
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 318 211 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.78% 0.49% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.51% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 282 188 282
Median salary £55,000 £49,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
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
38774 41624 46755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33647 35137 39033
Median salary £55,000 £54,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 25 May 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 25 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
City of London +28 52 £60,000 +18.22% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £40,000 - 1
Isleworth - 3 £45,000 -
Docklands, London - 3 £57,500 -
Coulsdon - 2 £50,000 - 1
Greenford - 2 £35,000 -
Croydon - 1 £37,500 -
Westminster - 1 £45,000 -
Osterley - 1 £45,000 -
Clapham - 1 £32,500 -
Finchley - 1 - -
Test Engineer
England

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 366 (69.32%) Agile Software Development
2 303 (57.39%) QA
3 288 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 280 (53.03%) Selenium
5 233 (44.13%) Java
6 193 (36.55%) Cucumber
7 191 (36.17%) BDD
8 181 (34.28%) C#
9 177 (33.52%) Finance
9 177 (33.52%) WebDriver
10 159 (30.11%) TDD
11 129 (24.43%) SQL
12 125 (23.67%) Automation Testing
13 114 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
14 109 (20.64%) Degree
14 109 (20.64%) Ruby
15 94 (17.80%) Manual Testing
16 93 (17.61%) .NET
17 89 (16.86%) Test Strategy
18 83 (15.72%) QA Automation
19 82 (15.53%) Jenkins
20 80 (15.15%) Python
21 78 (14.77%) Automated Testing
22 75 (14.20%) JIRA
22 75 (14.20%) Scrum
23 73 (13.83%) Linux
24 70 (13.26%) Computer Science
25 68 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
26 67 (12.69%) Test Scripting
27 65 (12.31%) Agile Testing

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 17 (3.22%) Confluence
2 6 (1.14%) CMS
3 2 (0.38%) Drupal
3 2 (0.38%) MTS
4 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 26 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.08%) Mingle
3 10 (1.89%) Maya
4 1 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.19%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.19%) FastStats
1 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.19%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.95%) SaaS
3 3 (0.57%) GitHub
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.89%) TCP/IP
2 9 (1.70%) Internet
3 7 (1.33%) HTTP
4 4 (0.76%) Broadband
4 4 (0.76%) DVB
5 3 (0.57%) BGP
5 3 (0.57%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (0.57%) Diameter Protocol
5 3 (0.57%) DNS
5 3 (0.57%) FTP
5 3 (0.57%) MPLS
5 3 (0.57%) NX-OS
5 3 (0.57%) VSAT
6 2 (0.38%) LTE
6 2 (0.38%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.38%) SSL
7 1 (0.19%) 3G
7 1 (0.19%) GPRS
7 1 (0.19%) GSM
7 1 (0.19%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (5.49%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.73%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.52%) Big Data
3 8 (1.52%) GIS
4 6 (1.14%) MySQL
5 5 (0.95%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.57%) QlikView
7 2 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 280 (53.03%) Selenium
2 193 (36.55%) Cucumber
3 177 (33.52%) WebDriver
4 82 (15.53%) Jenkins
5 75 (14.20%) JIRA
6 64 (12.12%) SpecFlow
7 62 (11.74%) Git (software)
8 55 (10.42%) JUnit
9 41 (7.77%) Team Foundation Server
10 36 (6.82%) SoapUI
11 35 (6.63%) JMeter
12 34 (6.44%) TestNG
13 33 (6.25%) Subversion
14 30 (5.68%) FitNesse
15 21 (3.98%) HP UFT
16 20 (3.79%) TeamCity
17 17 (3.22%) Appium
17 17 (3.22%) Jasmine
18 15 (2.84%) Capybara
18 15 (2.84%) Mercurial
General
1 177 (33.52%) Finance
2 32 (6.06%) Banking
3 29 (5.49%) Retail
4 28 (5.30%) Law
5 25 (4.73%) Telecoms
6 23 (4.36%) Games
7 10 (1.89%) Front Office
7 10 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (1.52%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.14%) Marketing
10 4 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.57%) Back Office
11 3 (0.57%) Publishing
12 2 (0.38%) Advertising
12 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.38%) Legal
12 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Billing
13 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.19%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (17.61%) .NET
2 47 (8.90%) RESTful
3 41 (7.77%) Web Services
4 25 (4.73%) REST
4 25 (4.73%) SOAP
4 25 (4.73%) XML
5 24 (4.55%) CSS
6 19 (3.60%) Gherkin
7 17 (3.22%) HTML
8 15 (2.84%) JSON
9 9 (1.70%) ASP.NET
10 8 (1.52%) jQuery
11 7 (1.33%) FIX Protocol
11 7 (1.33%) J2EE
12 5 (0.95%) WebSockets
13 4 (0.76%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.76%) AngularJS
13 4 (0.76%) HTML5
13 4 (0.76%) J2SE
14 2 (0.38%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 70 (13.26%) Computer Science
2 68 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (8.90%) Fintech
4 42 (7.95%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (2.27%) Hedge funds
7 10 (1.89%) iPad
8 9 (1.70%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.70%) User Experience
9 8 (1.52%) RIA
10 7 (1.33%) Derivative
10 7 (1.33%) Digital Media
11 5 (0.95%) Blackberry
11 5 (0.95%) Cryptography
11 5 (0.95%) IPTV
11 5 (0.95%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.95%) Online Games
12 4 (0.76%) Augmented Reality
12 4 (0.76%) Social Media
12 4 (0.76%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 73 (13.83%) Linux
2 52 (9.85%) Windows
3 49 (9.28%) Unix
4 40 (7.58%) Android
5 33 (6.25%) Apple iOS
6 22 (4.17%) Windows Server
7 17 (3.22%) Solaris
8 9 (1.70%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.38%) AIX
11 1 (0.19%) CentOS
11 1 (0.19%) HPUX
11 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (69.32%) Agile Software Development
2 288 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 191 (36.17%) BDD
4 159 (30.11%) TDD
5 125 (23.67%) Automation Testing
6 114 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
7 94 (17.80%) Manual Testing
8 89 (16.86%) Test Strategy
9 83 (15.72%) QA Automation
10 78 (14.77%) Automated Testing
11 75 (14.20%) Scrum
12 67 (12.69%) Test Scripting
13 65 (12.31%) Agile Testing
14 58 (10.98%) Software Testing
15 56 (10.61%) Integration Testing
15 56 (10.61%) Regression Testing
16 48 (9.09%) OOP
17 44 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
18 43 (8.14%) Continuous Delivery
19 41 (7.77%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 233 (44.13%) Java
2 181 (34.28%) C#
3 129 (24.43%) SQL
4 109 (20.64%) Ruby
5 80 (15.15%) Python
6 47 (8.90%) JavaScript
7 33 (6.25%) Scala
8 29 (5.49%) Clojure
9 21 (3.98%) PHP
10 18 (3.41%) XPath
11 14 (2.65%) C
11 14 (2.65%) Perl
12 12 (2.27%) VBScript
13 10 (1.89%) C++
13 10 (1.89%) PowerShell
13 10 (1.89%) VB
14 6 (1.14%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.95%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.57%) ActionScript
16 3 (0.57%) Lua
Qualifications
1 109 (20.64%) Degree
2 32 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 31 (5.87%) ISEB
4 25 (4.73%) Security Cleared
5 17 (3.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 16 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (2.08%) SC Cleared
8 8 (1.52%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.19%) HNC
9 1 (0.19%) HP AIS
9 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.19%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 303 (57.39%) QA
2 26 (4.92%) SDET
3 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.19%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.19%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.57%) KVM
2 3 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.38%) Capistrano
2 2 (0.38%) Kibana
2 2 (0.38%) logstash
3 1 (0.19%) Grafana
Vendors
1 60 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 21 (3.98%) HP
3 11 (2.08%) SAP
4 10 (1.89%) Rally
5 7 (1.33%) Google
6 6 (1.14%) Oracle
7 4 (0.76%) StreamBase
8 3 (0.57%) Apple
8 3 (0.57%) Borland
8 3 (0.57%) Cisco
8 3 (0.57%) Perforce
8 3 (0.57%) VMware
9 2 (0.38%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.38%) IBM
9 2 (0.38%) SOASTA, Inc
9 2 (0.38%) Splunk
10 1 (0.19%) Citrix
10 1 (0.19%) Sage
10 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.19%) Xamarin
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Interquest - ECOM
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McCabe & Barton
Salary: bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coulsdon, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pop Science
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Mint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Best in Industry Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Rathbone Place, London
Centrica
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
East London
Pirean Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bens package includes bonus, healthc
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 40000-60000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago