The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.88% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
649 489 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.72% 97.60% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 565 413 561
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Test Engineer
North West

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Engineer in the job title across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Liverpool - 6 £35,000 -
Test Engineer
North West

Test Engineer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) QA
2 16 (94.12%) Selenium
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 16 (94.12%) Test Automation
2 16 (94.12%) Open Source
2 16 (94.12%) Cucumber
2 16 (94.12%) C#
2 16 (94.12%) C++
2 16 (94.12%) Java
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) SoapUI
2 16 (94.12%) Test Strategy
2 16 (94.12%) Gherkin
2 16 (94.12%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) Android

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Selenium
1 16 (94.12%) Cucumber
1 16 (94.12%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (94.12%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Test Automation
1 16 (94.12%) Test Strategy
1 16 (94.12%) Software Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
1 16 (94.12%) C++
1 16 (94.12%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (100.00%) QA
Birkenhead
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + TBC
Posted: 13 days ago