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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 351 433 395
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 315 247 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.80% 0.55% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.58% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 290 224 306
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +5.33%
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
37730 42763 48400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.70% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32818 36173 40481
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 25 June 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 June 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 +8 45 £56,250 +10.83% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 9 £40,000 -
Isleworth - 4 £45,000 - 1
Croydon - 3 £37,500 -
Docklands, London - 3 £57,500 -
Coulsdon - 2 £50,000 -
Greenford - 2 £35,000 -
Hammersmith +10 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Finchley - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £45,000 -
Osterley - 1 £45,000 -
Test Engineer
England

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 382 (69.71%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (56.75%) QA
3 301 (54.93%) Test Automation
4 281 (51.28%) Selenium
5 253 (46.17%) Java
6 203 (37.04%) BDD
7 197 (35.95%) Cucumber
8 190 (34.67%) C#
9 182 (33.21%) Finance
10 167 (30.47%) WebDriver
11 166 (30.29%) TDD
12 148 (27.01%) SQL
13 126 (22.99%) Automation Testing
14 120 (21.90%) Continuous Integration
15 108 (19.71%) Ruby
16 107 (19.53%) Degree
17 105 (19.16%) .NET
18 96 (17.52%) Python
19 94 (17.15%) Test Strategy
20 92 (16.79%) Jenkins
21 90 (16.42%) JIRA
22 86 (15.69%) Manual Testing
23 83 (15.15%) QA Automation
24 78 (14.23%) Automated Testing
25 76 (13.87%) Computer Science
26 75 (13.69%) Scrum
26 75 (13.69%) Linux
27 72 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
27 72 (13.14%) Software Testing
28 71 (12.96%) Microsoft

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 (3.47%) Confluence
2 4 (0.73%) CMS
3 2 (0.36%) MTS
4 1 (0.18%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.18%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.18%) Drupal
4 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 33 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.19%) Mingle
3 8 (1.46%) Maya
4 3 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.18%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.18%) FastStats
1 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.18%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.82%) GitHub
3 6 (1.09%) SaaS
4 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.74%) HTTP
2 9 (1.64%) Internet
3 8 (1.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.91%) BGP
4 5 (0.91%) Diameter Protocol
4 5 (0.91%) DNS
4 5 (0.91%) FTP
4 5 (0.91%) MPLS
4 5 (0.91%) VSAT
5 4 (0.73%) Broadband
5 4 (0.73%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (0.73%) DVB
5 4 (0.73%) NX-OS
5 4 (0.73%) SSL
6 3 (0.55%) LTE
6 3 (0.55%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.36%) PuTTY
7 2 (0.36%) UMTS
8 1 (0.18%) GPRS
8 1 (0.18%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (5.84%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.20%) Relational Database
3 14 (2.55%) Big Data
4 10 (1.82%) GIS
5 7 (1.28%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.91%) MongoDB
6 5 (0.91%) MySQL
7 3 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.55%) QlikView
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 281 (51.28%) Selenium
2 197 (35.95%) Cucumber
3 167 (30.47%) WebDriver
4 92 (16.79%) Jenkins
5 90 (16.42%) JIRA
6 65 (11.86%) SpecFlow
7 64 (11.68%) Git (software)
8 63 (11.50%) JUnit
9 48 (8.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 45 (8.21%) SoapUI
11 40 (7.30%) Subversion
12 38 (6.93%) JMeter
13 37 (6.75%) TestNG
14 31 (5.66%) FitNesse
15 26 (4.74%) TeamCity
16 23 (4.20%) HP UFT
17 19 (3.47%) Appium
18 17 (3.10%) Gatling
18 17 (3.10%) Jasmine
19 16 (2.92%) WATIR
General
1 182 (33.21%) Finance
2 34 (6.20%) Banking
3 29 (5.29%) Retail
4 27 (4.93%) Games
5 24 (4.38%) Law
5 24 (4.38%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.82%) Front Office
7 9 (1.64%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.09%) Publishing
9 5 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.73%) Marketing
11 3 (0.55%) Back Office
11 3 (0.55%) Legal
12 2 (0.36%) Advertising
12 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Billing
13 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (19.16%) .NET
2 48 (8.76%) RESTful
3 39 (7.12%) Web Services
4 29 (5.29%) CSS
4 29 (5.29%) SOAP
5 26 (4.74%) XML
6 25 (4.56%) REST
7 22 (4.01%) HTML
8 20 (3.65%) Gherkin
9 16 (2.92%) JSON
10 12 (2.19%) FIX Protocol
11 11 (2.01%) ASP.NET
12 10 (1.82%) jQuery
13 7 (1.28%) .NET Framework
13 7 (1.28%) Spring
14 6 (1.09%) J2EE
15 5 (0.91%) AngularJS
15 5 (0.91%) Node.js
15 5 (0.91%) WebSockets
16 4 (0.73%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 76 (13.87%) Computer Science
2 72 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (7.85%) Fintech
4 42 (7.66%) Mobile App
5 21 (3.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (2.19%) Hedge funds
7 10 (1.82%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.46%) Online Games
8 8 (1.46%) RIA
9 7 (1.28%) User Experience
10 6 (1.09%) Derivative
10 6 (1.09%) iPad
10 6 (1.09%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (1.09%) Physics
11 5 (0.91%) Blackberry
11 5 (0.91%) Digital Media
11 5 (0.91%) IPTV
12 4 (0.73%) Augmented Reality
12 4 (0.73%) DTV
12 4 (0.73%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 75 (13.69%) Linux
2 58 (10.58%) Unix
3 51 (9.31%) Windows
4 37 (6.75%) Android
5 31 (5.66%) Apple iOS
6 25 (4.56%) Solaris
7 20 (3.65%) Windows Server
8 11 (2.01%) Windows 7
9 10 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.36%) AIX
11 1 (0.18%) CentOS
11 1 (0.18%) HPUX
11 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (69.71%) Agile Software Development
2 301 (54.93%) Test Automation
3 203 (37.04%) BDD
4 166 (30.29%) TDD
5 126 (22.99%) Automation Testing
6 120 (21.90%) Continuous Integration
7 94 (17.15%) Test Strategy
8 86 (15.69%) Manual Testing
9 83 (15.15%) QA Automation
10 78 (14.23%) Automated Testing
11 75 (13.69%) Scrum
12 72 (13.14%) Software Testing
13 67 (12.23%) Agile Testing
14 66 (12.04%) Integration Testing
14 66 (12.04%) Test Scripting
15 57 (10.40%) Regression Testing
16 51 (9.31%) Performance Testing
16 51 (9.31%) Test Planning
17 47 (8.58%) OOP
18 45 (8.21%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 253 (46.17%) Java
2 190 (34.67%) C#
3 148 (27.01%) SQL
4 108 (19.71%) Ruby
5 96 (17.52%) Python
6 49 (8.94%) JavaScript
7 39 (7.12%) Scala
8 30 (5.47%) Clojure
9 22 (4.01%) PHP
10 20 (3.65%) XPath
11 17 (3.10%) C
12 15 (2.74%) Perl
13 14 (2.55%) VBScript
14 13 (2.37%) VB
15 12 (2.19%) C++
16 10 (1.82%) PowerShell
17 7 (1.28%) Bash Shell
18 5 (0.91%) Shell Script
19 4 (0.73%) T-SQL
20 3 (0.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 107 (19.53%) Degree
2 30 (5.47%) ISTQB
3 28 (5.11%) Security Cleared
4 26 (4.74%) ISEB
5 15 (2.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 15 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (2.19%) SC Cleared
7 11 (2.01%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) HNC
8 1 (0.18%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 311 (56.75%) QA
2 33 (6.02%) SDET
3 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.18%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.91%) KVM
3 4 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (2.37%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.55%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (0.55%) Nagios
3 2 (0.36%) Kibana
3 2 (0.36%) logstash
4 1 (0.18%) Grafana
Vendors
1 71 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 27 (4.93%) HP
3 9 (1.64%) Google
4 8 (1.46%) Oracle
5 7 (1.28%) SAP
6 6 (1.09%) Rally
6 6 (1.09%) SOASTA, Inc
7 5 (0.91%) Borland
7 5 (0.91%) VMware
8 4 (0.73%) Cisco
8 4 (0.73%) StreamBase
9 3 (0.55%) Apple
9 3 (0.55%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.55%) IBM
9 3 (0.55%) Perforce
10 2 (0.36%) Splunk
11 1 (0.18%) Sage
11 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.18%) Telerik
11 1 (0.18%) Xamarin
London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £38k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £38k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Reco Group
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 40000-60000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Central London / West End
Onfido
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £38k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Reco Group
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago