The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Newbury region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 33 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 7 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.63% 3.11% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 3.21% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 11
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury 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
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
187 249 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 96.89% 96.89% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 162 215 271
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Newbury

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Newbury

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Newbury region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Test Strategy
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) BroadSoft
3 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) ISEB
3 3 (37.50%) Ericsson
3 3 (37.50%) 3G
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) 4G
3 3 (37.50%) MVNO
3 3 (37.50%) VoLTE
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) JMeter

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) 3G
1 3 (37.50%) 4G
1 3 (37.50%) MPLS
1 3 (37.50%) MVNO
1 3 (37.50%) VoLTE
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Hudson
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) JMeter
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) TestNG
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
3 1 (12.50%) Ranorex
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
1 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Test Strategy
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) BroadSoft
1 3 (37.50%) Ericsson
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) HP