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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 434 393 387
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 195 292 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.66% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.69% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 178 263 283
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
36269 42190 43955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.80% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31416 35930 36568
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +24 43 £55,000 - 11
Dagenham - 8 £42,500 -
Greenford +7 2 £33,500 -16.25%
Isleworth - 1 £20,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £55,000 - 2
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £42,500 -
Test Engineer
England

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 341 (66.86%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (55.10%) QA
3 247 (48.43%) Selenium
4 229 (44.90%) Java
5 228 (44.71%) Test Automation
6 159 (31.18%) BDD
6 159 (31.18%) C#
7 141 (27.65%) Cucumber
8 131 (25.69%) Finance
8 131 (25.69%) TDD
9 126 (24.71%) SQL
10 111 (21.76%) Python
10 111 (21.76%) WebDriver
11 108 (21.18%) Automation Testing
12 99 (19.41%) Scrum
13 90 (17.65%) .NET
13 90 (17.65%) JIRA
14 88 (17.25%) Continuous Integration
15 79 (15.49%) Degree
16 78 (15.29%) Automated Testing
16 78 (15.29%) Ruby
17 76 (14.90%) Manual Testing
18 74 (14.51%) Linux
19 70 (13.73%) Software Testing
20 69 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
21 66 (12.94%) Test Scripting
22 65 (12.75%) Jenkins
23 61 (11.96%) Performance Testing
24 60 (11.76%) Test Strategy
25 58 (11.37%) Computer Science

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 (3.73%) Confluence
2 5 (0.98%) IIS
3 3 (0.59%) SAS
4 1 (0.20%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.20%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.20%) CMS
4 1 (0.20%) MTS
4 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (6.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.98%) Mingle
3 3 (0.59%) Maya
3 3 (0.59%) MS Office
3 3 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.20%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.20%) FastStats
1 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.20%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.16%) GitHub
3 7 (1.37%) SaaS
4 4 (0.78%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.78%) Office 365
4 4 (0.78%) Slack
5 3 (0.59%) iTunes
6 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.20%) Google Play
7 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.10%) Broadband
2 25 (4.90%) HTTP
3 23 (4.51%) BGP
4 22 (4.31%) MPLS
5 15 (2.94%) IPv6
6 12 (2.35%) DHCP
6 12 (2.35%) Internet
6 12 (2.35%) L2TP
6 12 (2.35%) SNMP
6 12 (2.35%) TACACS
6 12 (2.35%) VPLS
7 8 (1.57%) HTTPS
8 6 (1.18%) SSL
9 5 (0.98%) Diameter Protocol
9 5 (0.98%) DNS
9 5 (0.98%) FTP
9 5 (0.98%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.98%) VSAT
10 4 (0.78%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (0.78%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.16%) Big Data
2 11 (2.16%) Relational Database
2 11 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.57%) GIS
4 7 (1.37%) MySQL
4 7 (1.37%) NoSQL
5 5 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (0.98%) DB2
6 3 (0.59%) SQLite
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.20%) OLAP
8 1 (0.20%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 247 (48.43%) Selenium
2 141 (27.65%) Cucumber
3 111 (21.76%) WebDriver
4 90 (17.65%) JIRA
5 65 (12.75%) Jenkins
6 56 (10.98%) JUnit
7 47 (9.22%) SpecFlow
8 43 (8.43%) JMeter
9 40 (7.84%) SoapUI
10 38 (7.45%) Git (software)
11 33 (6.47%) Team Foundation Server
12 30 (5.88%) Gatling
13 25 (4.90%) Subversion
14 24 (4.71%) LoadRunner
15 22 (4.31%) TestNG
16 19 (3.73%) Appium
16 19 (3.73%) HP UFT
17 17 (3.33%) Hudson
18 16 (3.14%) Calabash
18 16 (3.14%) Eclipse
General
1 131 (25.69%) Finance
2 35 (6.86%) Games
3 28 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 22 (4.31%) Banking
5 15 (2.94%) Law
6 14 (2.75%) Retail
7 9 (1.76%) Marketing
8 8 (1.57%) Advertising
9 6 (1.18%) Front Office
9 6 (1.18%) Publishing
10 5 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.59%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.59%) Legal
11 3 (0.59%) Music Industry
12 2 (0.39%) Electronics
13 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.20%) Billing
13 1 (0.20%) Military
13 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (17.65%) .NET
2 43 (8.43%) HTML
2 43 (8.43%) RESTful
3 36 (7.06%) Web Services
4 34 (6.67%) CSS
5 29 (5.69%) REST
6 27 (5.29%) XML
7 21 (4.12%) SOAP
8 20 (3.92%) Gherkin
9 14 (2.75%) ASP.NET
10 12 (2.35%) JSON
11 11 (2.16%) jQuery
12 10 (1.96%) FIX Protocol
13 8 (1.57%) .NET Framework
14 7 (1.37%) Ajax
14 7 (1.37%) HTML5
15 6 (1.18%) AngularJS
16 5 (0.98%) Node.js
16 5 (0.98%) Spring
17 4 (0.78%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 69 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (11.37%) Computer Science
3 35 (6.86%) Mobile App
4 24 (4.71%) Fintech
5 20 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (2.35%) RIA
7 11 (2.16%) Online Games
8 10 (1.96%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.76%) iPad
9 9 (1.76%) iPhone
9 9 (1.76%) Physics
10 6 (1.18%) Performance Metrics
11 5 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.98%) Mainframe
11 5 (0.98%) Social Media
11 5 (0.98%) STB
11 5 (0.98%) User Experience
12 4 (0.78%) Digital TV
12 4 (0.78%) IPTV
12 4 (0.78%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 74 (14.51%) Linux
2 49 (9.61%) Unix
3 48 (9.41%) Android
4 37 (7.25%) Apple iOS
5 35 (6.86%) Windows
6 16 (3.14%) Solaris
7 11 (2.16%) Windows Server
8 9 (1.76%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (66.86%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (44.71%) Test Automation
3 159 (31.18%) BDD
4 131 (25.69%) TDD
5 108 (21.18%) Automation Testing
6 99 (19.41%) Scrum
7 88 (17.25%) Continuous Integration
8 78 (15.29%) Automated Testing
9 76 (14.90%) Manual Testing
10 70 (13.73%) Software Testing
11 66 (12.94%) Test Scripting
12 61 (11.96%) Performance Testing
13 60 (11.76%) Test Strategy
14 53 (10.39%) QA Automation
15 52 (10.20%) Regression Testing
16 51 (10.00%) Integration Testing
17 47 (9.22%) Software Engineering
18 46 (9.02%) Kanban
18 46 (9.02%) Unit Testing
19 41 (8.04%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 229 (44.90%) Java
2 159 (31.18%) C#
3 126 (24.71%) SQL
4 111 (21.76%) Python
5 78 (15.29%) Ruby
6 44 (8.63%) JavaScript
7 29 (5.69%) Scala
8 22 (4.31%) C
8 22 (4.31%) C++
9 19 (3.73%) Perl
10 14 (2.75%) PHP
11 12 (2.35%) Clojure
11 12 (2.35%) VB
12 11 (2.16%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.96%) XPath
14 9 (1.76%) VBScript
15 8 (1.57%) Groovy
15 8 (1.57%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.18%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.98%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 79 (15.49%) Degree
2 38 (7.45%) ISTQB
3 28 (5.49%) ISEB
4 17 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 12 (2.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 10 (1.96%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.76%) DV Cleared
7 9 (1.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.98%) HNC
9 1 (0.20%) CCNP
9 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 281 (55.10%) QA
2 50 (9.80%) SDET
3 3 (0.59%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.59%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.98%) KVM
2 5 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (4.71%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.59%) Ansible
2 3 (0.59%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (0.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 50 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.67%) HP
3 22 (4.31%) Cisco
4 21 (4.12%) Nokia
5 17 (3.33%) Google
5 17 (3.33%) Huawei
6 14 (2.75%) Oracle
7 13 (2.55%) SOASTA, Inc
8 12 (2.35%) Juniper
9 6 (1.18%) VMware
10 5 (0.98%) Borland
11 4 (0.78%) IBM
12 2 (0.39%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.39%) EMC
12 2 (0.39%) Perforce
12 2 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.39%) SAP
12 2 (0.39%) Splunk
13 1 (0.20%) F5
13 1 (0.20%) Facebook
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £58000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Reco Group
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 per year + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits Inc: Bonus, Gym, Travel Loa
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £38k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: £50,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: Test Engineer / QA Test Analyst Kingston to £60k
Posted: 6 days ago