The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.99% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
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 Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
388 377 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 96.28% 97.67% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 351 333 345
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £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 Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 8 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
3 1 (12.50%) RSpec
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) WCAG
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) RSpec
2 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) User Stories
2 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) WCAG