The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 33 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 8 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.40% 2.36% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.56% 2.43% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 5
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £27,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Test Engineer
Berkshire

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
225 370 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 95.74% 96.86% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 207 290 299
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

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 10 February 2016.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Newbury

Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) Selenium
1 9 (81.82%) WebDriver
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) SOAP
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) RESTful
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (63.64%) QA
4 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
4 6 (54.55%) XML
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) Electronics
5 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
6 4 (36.36%) SaaS
6 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
6 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
6 4 (36.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
6 4 (36.36%) React
6 4 (36.36%) Presales
6 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) Programme Management

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) 2G
1 2 (18.18%) 3G
1 2 (18.18%) 4G
1 2 (18.18%) GPRS
1 2 (18.18%) GSM
1 2 (18.18%) SMS
2 1 (9.09%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) GGSN
2 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
2 1 (9.09%) IPsec
2 1 (9.09%) LTE
2 1 (9.09%) M3UA
2 1 (9.09%) MGW
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (9.09%) SCTP
2 1 (9.09%) SGSN
2 1 (9.09%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (9.09%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
1 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Selenium
1 9 (81.82%) WebDriver
2 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
3 4 (36.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
4 3 (27.27%) JIRA
5 2 (18.18%) Ant
5 2 (18.18%) JUnit
5 2 (18.18%) TestNG
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 5 (45.45%) Electronics
3 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
3 4 (36.36%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) RESTful
1 7 (63.64%) SOAP
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
3 4 (36.36%) JSON
3 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (36.36%) React
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) J2EE
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Wiki
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) BlackBerry OS
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Presales
3 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) Build Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) OOP
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Validation
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
6 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Symbian
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