The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
North West / Merseyside
Rank - 59 55
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.16% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.19% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Median salary - £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
550 504 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.65% 97.49% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 452 407 410
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region that featured Test Engineer in the job title.

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Merseyside region.

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 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 Merseyside region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Regression Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
1 5 (71.43%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) RubyMine
3 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) PuTTY
3 1 (14.29%) WinSCP
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) PuTTY
1 1 (14.29%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) RubyMine
2 1 (14.29%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (14.29%) WATIR
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (71.43%) Regression Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
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