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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 391 427 407
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 217 254 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.59% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.61% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 200 217 255
Median salary £51,750 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
33777 41677 43212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.89% 96.20% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 28751 35467 36714
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +18 19 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £40,000 - 2
Stanmore - 6 £32,500 -
Feltham +10 4 £40,000 -23.80%
Chessington - 3 £35,000 -
Dagenham - 3 £42,500 -
Wimbledon -3 2 £62,500 -
Greenford - 2 £34,250 -
Croydon +12 1 £34,000 -15.00%
Hammersmith - 1 £60,000 - 1
Chiswick - 1 £52,500 -
Test Engineer
England

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 277 (65.80%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (54.63%) QA
3 220 (52.26%) Selenium
4 186 (44.18%) Java
5 169 (40.14%) Test Automation
6 126 (29.93%) BDD
7 116 (27.55%) Scrum
8 109 (25.89%) C#
9 104 (24.70%) TDD
10 99 (23.52%) WebDriver
11 98 (23.28%) Cucumber
12 91 (21.62%) Automation Testing
13 90 (21.38%) SQL
13 90 (21.38%) Python
14 82 (19.48%) Finance
15 77 (18.29%) Automated Testing
16 76 (18.05%) Test Scripting
17 72 (17.10%) Linux
18 71 (16.86%) Manual Testing
19 66 (15.68%) Software Testing
20 64 (15.20%) Degree
21 57 (13.54%) SDET
22 52 (12.35%) JIRA
22 52 (12.35%) Ruby
23 51 (12.11%) .NET
24 50 (11.88%) Software Engineering
25 49 (11.64%) E-Commerce
25 49 (11.64%) Performance Testing
26 47 (11.16%) Continuous Integration
27 46 (10.93%) Android

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 10 (2.38%) Confluence
2 5 (1.19%) IIS
3 4 (0.95%) Apache
4 3 (0.71%) SAS
5 1 (0.24%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.24%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (3.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.43%) MS Office
3 4 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) NUKE
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.19%) GitHub
3 4 (0.95%) G Suite
3 4 (0.95%) Office 365
3 4 (0.95%) Slack
4 3 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.71%) iTunes
4 3 (0.71%) SaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.24%) Google Play
5 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.23%) Broadband
2 18 (4.28%) BGP
3 17 (4.04%) HTTP
3 17 (4.04%) MPLS
4 15 (3.56%) IPv6
5 12 (2.85%) DHCP
5 12 (2.85%) L2TP
5 12 (2.85%) SNMP
5 12 (2.85%) TACACS
5 12 (2.85%) VPLS
6 11 (2.61%) Internet
7 10 (2.38%) SSL
8 8 (1.90%) HTTPS
9 7 (1.66%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.24%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.24%) Firewall
10 1 (0.24%) LDAP
10 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (8.31%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.33%) MySQL
3 12 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (2.61%) Big Data
5 6 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.19%) DB2
6 5 (1.19%) GIS
7 4 (0.95%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.71%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.71%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.71%) SQLite
9 2 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.48%) OLAP
9 2 (0.48%) OLTP
9 2 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.24%) HBase
10 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.24%) Redis
Development Applications
1 220 (52.26%) Selenium
2 99 (23.52%) WebDriver
3 98 (23.28%) Cucumber
4 52 (12.35%) JIRA
5 45 (10.69%) JUnit
6 33 (7.84%) Jenkins
7 31 (7.36%) JMeter
7 31 (7.36%) SpecFlow
8 25 (5.94%) Git (software)
9 24 (5.70%) Appium
9 24 (5.70%) Gatling
9 24 (5.70%) SoapUI
10 23 (5.46%) Team Foundation Server
11 19 (4.51%) Maven
12 18 (4.28%) LoadRunner
13 17 (4.04%) Calabash
14 16 (3.80%) TestNG
14 16 (3.80%) WATIR
15 15 (3.56%) Xcode
16 14 (3.33%) MSTest
General
1 82 (19.48%) Finance
2 35 (8.31%) Telecoms
3 28 (6.65%) Games
4 24 (5.70%) Banking
5 17 (4.04%) Retail
6 13 (3.09%) Law
7 9 (2.14%) Marketing
8 8 (1.90%) Advertising
9 5 (1.19%) Military
10 4 (0.95%) Electronics
10 4 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.71%) Music Industry
11 3 (0.71%) Publishing
12 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.24%) Front Office
12 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (12.11%) .NET
2 44 (10.45%) Web Services
3 34 (8.08%) HTML
3 34 (8.08%) REST
4 24 (5.70%) Gherkin
5 23 (5.46%) RESTful
6 22 (5.23%) XML
7 21 (4.99%) SOAP
8 18 (4.28%) CSS
9 11 (2.61%) Ajax
9 11 (2.61%) Guice
10 7 (1.66%) Android SDK
10 7 (1.66%) iOS SDK
10 7 (1.66%) JSON
11 6 (1.43%) AngularJS
11 6 (1.43%) ASP.NET
11 6 (1.43%) HTML5
12 5 (1.19%) .NET Framework
12 5 (1.19%) Ruby on Rails
13 4 (0.95%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.89%) Mobile App
3 28 (6.65%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 11 (2.61%) Physics
5 11 (2.61%) RIA
6 10 (2.38%) Fintech
7 9 (2.14%) iPhone
8 8 (1.90%) Blackberry
8 8 (1.90%) iPad
8 8 (1.90%) Online Games
9 7 (1.66%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.43%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.19%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.95%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.95%) Social Media
12 4 (0.95%) User Experience
12 4 (0.95%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 72 (17.10%) Linux
2 46 (10.93%) Android
3 34 (8.08%) Apple iOS
4 33 (7.84%) Windows
5 19 (4.51%) Unix
6 5 (1.19%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.48%) Solaris
8 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (65.80%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (40.14%) Test Automation
3 126 (29.93%) BDD
4 116 (27.55%) Scrum
5 104 (24.70%) TDD
6 91 (21.62%) Automation Testing
7 77 (18.29%) Automated Testing
8 76 (18.05%) Test Scripting
9 71 (16.86%) Manual Testing
10 66 (15.68%) Software Testing
11 50 (11.88%) Software Engineering
12 49 (11.64%) E-Commerce
12 49 (11.64%) Performance Testing
13 47 (11.16%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (9.26%) Non-Functional Testing
15 38 (9.03%) SDLC
16 37 (8.79%) API Testing
16 37 (8.79%) Regression Testing
17 36 (8.55%) Functional Testing
18 35 (8.31%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 186 (44.18%) Java
2 109 (25.89%) C#
3 90 (21.38%) Python
3 90 (21.38%) SQL
4 52 (12.35%) Ruby
5 44 (10.45%) JavaScript
6 33 (7.84%) C++
7 30 (7.13%) C
8 21 (4.99%) Perl
9 15 (3.56%) Groovy
10 13 (3.09%) Scala
11 9 (2.14%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.66%) Objective-C
12 7 (1.66%) PHP
13 5 (1.19%) ActionScript
13 5 (1.19%) COBOL
13 5 (1.19%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.19%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.19%) VB
14 3 (0.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 64 (15.20%) Degree
2 33 (7.84%) ISTQB
3 31 (7.36%) ISEB
4 16 (3.80%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.38%) DV Cleared
6 9 (2.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (1.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 8 (1.90%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.43%) HNC
9 1 (0.24%) CCNP
9 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 230 (54.63%) QA
2 57 (13.54%) SDET
3 4 (0.95%) Def Stans
4 3 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (1.19%) Hyper-V
1 5 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) Docker
2 1 (0.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (4.28%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.95%) Ansible
3 3 (0.71%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (0.71%) Nagios
4 2 (0.48%) Kibana
Vendors
1 24 (5.70%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.99%) Nokia
3 20 (4.75%) HP
4 18 (4.28%) Cisco
5 17 (4.04%) Huawei
6 13 (3.09%) Google
7 12 (2.85%) Juniper
7 12 (2.85%) Oracle
8 10 (2.38%) SOASTA, Inc
9 5 (1.19%) Cognizant
9 5 (1.19%) VMware
10 3 (0.71%) IBM
11 2 (0.48%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.48%) EMC
11 2 (0.48%) Murex
12 1 (0.24%) Dynatrace
12 1 (0.24%) F5
12 1 (0.24%) Facebook
12 1 (0.24%) Palo Alto
12 1 (0.24%) Xamarin
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 10% BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £21k - 24k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75,000 to £100,000 + equity
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £42,570 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
North London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago