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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
England / London
Rank 388 437 449
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 214 209 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.63% 0.52% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.54% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 205 197 195
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
32377 39014 40066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 96.15% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27430 33625 33882
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +34 20 £55,000 - 8
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £40,000 -
Stanmore - 4 £32,500 -
Chiswick - 4 £51,250 - 1
Wimbledon - 3 £62,500 -
Feltham +7 2 £40,000 -23.80%
Greenford - 1 £35,000 -
Westminster - 1 £67,500 -
Osterley - 1 £40,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £60,000 -
Test Engineer
England

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 286 (71.32%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (59.35%) QA
3 210 (52.37%) Selenium
4 192 (47.88%) Test Automation
5 180 (44.89%) Java
6 144 (35.91%) BDD
7 123 (30.67%) Scrum
8 112 (27.93%) TDD
9 109 (27.18%) Automation Testing
10 104 (25.94%) WebDriver
11 96 (23.94%) Cucumber
12 95 (23.69%) C#
13 82 (20.45%) SQL
14 80 (19.95%) Python
15 78 (19.45%) Finance
16 67 (16.71%) Automated Testing
16 67 (16.71%) Manual Testing
17 66 (16.46%) Software Engineering
18 63 (15.71%) Test Scripting
19 62 (15.46%) Linux
20 61 (15.21%) E-Commerce
20 61 (15.21%) JavaScript
21 55 (13.72%) Degree
22 54 (13.47%) Continuous Integration
23 51 (12.72%) SDET
23 51 (12.72%) .NET
24 50 (12.47%) Regression Testing
25 49 (12.22%) Software Testing
26 48 (11.97%) Web Services
27 47 (11.72%) Appium

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 9 (2.24%) Apache
2 8 (2.00%) Confluence
3 2 (0.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.25%) CICS
4 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.75%) MS Office
3 3 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) NUKE
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.24%) Force.com
2 5 (1.25%) GitHub
3 4 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.50%) G Suite
5 2 (0.50%) Office 365
5 2 (0.50%) SaaS
5 2 (0.50%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.74%) HTTP
2 12 (2.99%) Internet
3 9 (2.24%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.75%) Broadband
4 7 (1.75%) SSL
5 6 (1.50%) BGP
5 6 (1.50%) HTTPS
5 6 (1.50%) MPLS
6 5 (1.25%) DHCP
6 5 (1.25%) IPv6
6 5 (1.25%) L2TP
6 5 (1.25%) SNMP
6 5 (1.25%) TACACS
6 5 (1.25%) VPLS
7 2 (0.50%) LDAP
8 1 (0.25%) DVB
8 1 (0.25%) Firewall
8 1 (0.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.49%) MySQL
3 12 (2.99%) Big Data
4 6 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.25%) GIS
6 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.75%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.75%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.50%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.50%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.50%) OLAP
8 2 (0.50%) OLTP
9 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.25%) HBase
9 1 (0.25%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 210 (52.37%) Selenium
2 104 (25.94%) WebDriver
3 96 (23.94%) Cucumber
4 47 (11.72%) Appium
5 41 (10.22%) JUnit
6 40 (9.98%) JIRA
7 35 (8.73%) SpecFlow
8 30 (7.48%) Git (software)
8 30 (7.48%) Maven
9 28 (6.98%) SoapUI
10 26 (6.48%) Jenkins
11 24 (5.99%) JMeter
12 23 (5.74%) TestNG
13 22 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (3.99%) Gatling
14 16 (3.99%) TeamCity
15 13 (3.24%) Octopus Deploy
15 13 (3.24%) WATIR
16 12 (2.99%) Calabash
16 12 (2.99%) Robotium
General
1 78 (19.45%) Finance
2 34 (8.48%) Telecoms
3 30 (7.48%) Banking
4 25 (6.23%) Retail
5 13 (3.24%) Games
6 8 (2.00%) Advertising
7 6 (1.50%) Law
8 5 (1.25%) Electronics
8 5 (1.25%) Military
9 4 (1.00%) Automotive
10 3 (0.75%) Marketing
10 3 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.75%) Publishing
11 2 (0.50%) Front Office
11 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (12.72%) .NET
2 48 (11.97%) Web Services
3 46 (11.47%) Gherkin
4 28 (6.98%) REST
4 28 (6.98%) XML
5 24 (5.99%) HTML
6 23 (5.74%) SOAP
7 18 (4.49%) RESTful
8 16 (3.99%) JSON
9 13 (3.24%) AngularJS
10 11 (2.74%) Guice
11 10 (2.49%) ASP.NET
11 10 (2.49%) CSS
12 8 (2.00%) Ajax
12 8 (2.00%) Android SDK
12 8 (2.00%) iOS SDK
13 7 (1.75%) React
14 5 (1.25%) Java EE
14 5 (1.25%) Swagger
15 4 (1.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
1 37 (9.23%) Mobile App
2 24 (5.99%) Computer Science
3 12 (2.99%) Online Banking
4 10 (2.49%) Client/Server
5 9 (2.24%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.00%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.00%) Fintech
7 6 (1.50%) iPad
7 6 (1.50%) iPhone
8 5 (1.25%) Cyber Defence
8 5 (1.25%) RIA
9 4 (1.00%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.00%) IPTV
9 4 (1.00%) User Experience
10 3 (0.75%) Blog
10 3 (0.75%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.75%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (0.75%) Online Games
11 2 (0.50%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 62 (15.46%) Linux
2 39 (9.73%) Android
3 29 (7.23%) Windows
4 27 (6.73%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.75%) Unix
6 6 (1.50%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (71.32%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (47.88%) Test Automation
3 144 (35.91%) BDD
4 123 (30.67%) Scrum
5 112 (27.93%) TDD
6 109 (27.18%) Automation Testing
7 67 (16.71%) Automated Testing
7 67 (16.71%) Manual Testing
8 66 (16.46%) Software Engineering
9 63 (15.71%) Test Scripting
10 61 (15.21%) E-Commerce
11 54 (13.47%) Continuous Integration
12 50 (12.47%) Regression Testing
13 49 (12.22%) Software Testing
14 42 (10.47%) SDLC
15 40 (9.98%) Performance Testing
16 37 (9.23%) QA Automation
17 35 (8.73%) API Testing
18 30 (7.48%) Non-Functional Testing
19 25 (6.23%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (44.89%) Java
2 95 (23.69%) C#
3 82 (20.45%) SQL
4 80 (19.95%) Python
5 61 (15.21%) JavaScript
6 45 (11.22%) Ruby
7 34 (8.48%) C++
8 30 (7.48%) C
9 29 (7.23%) Groovy
10 21 (5.24%) Perl
11 10 (2.49%) PowerShell
11 10 (2.49%) VB.NET
12 8 (2.00%) Bash Shell
12 8 (2.00%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.25%) Scala
14 3 (0.75%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.75%) PHP
14 3 (0.75%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.75%) SPARQL
15 2 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 55 (13.72%) Degree
2 34 (8.48%) ISEB
3 25 (6.23%) ISTQB
4 19 (4.74%) Security Cleared
5 12 (2.99%) DV Cleared
5 12 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (2.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.00%) HNC
7 4 (1.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 238 (59.35%) QA
2 51 (12.72%) SDET
3 2 (0.50%) Def Stans
System Software
1 5 (1.25%) Hyper-V
1 5 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.25%) Docker
2 1 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (3.49%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.00%) Kibana
3 2 (0.50%) Ansible
3 2 (0.50%) Grafana
3 2 (0.50%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (0.50%) Nagios
3 2 (0.50%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.25%) Graphite
4 1 (0.25%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 24 (5.99%) Microsoft
2 15 (3.74%) HP
3 12 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (1.75%) Oracle
5 6 (1.50%) Cisco
5 6 (1.50%) Google
5 6 (1.50%) Huawei
5 6 (1.50%) Nokia
6 5 (1.25%) Cognizant
6 5 (1.25%) Juniper
6 5 (1.25%) VMware
7 3 (0.75%) SOASTA, Inc
8 2 (0.50%) Apiary
8 2 (0.50%) Dynatrace
8 2 (0.50%) EMC
8 2 (0.50%) Murex
8 2 (0.50%) New Relic
9 1 (0.25%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.25%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.25%) Xamarin
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Chiswick
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65k per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus & Others
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Cometetive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus 7.5% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension. Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £42,570 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Kindred Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Comic Relief
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago