The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Midlands region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.85% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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 Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
117 180 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 100.00% 86.96% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 104 141 85
Median salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in the Midlands

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Midlands region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) JProfiler
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Software Deployment
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JProfiler
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) Software Deployment
1 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) V-Model
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft