The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Newport region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank - 31 11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport - 4.00% 11.35%
As % of the Job Titles category - 4.08% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 16
Median salary - £37,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.62%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Test Engineer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newport 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
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
169 196 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 99.41% 98.00% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 166 171 121
Median salary £42,500 £36,779 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% +13.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Newport

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 29 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 Newport region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) Test Management
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 6 (100.00%) API Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (50.00%) VersionOne
2 3 (50.00%) The Grinder
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (50.00%) TestLink
2 3 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Product Management
2 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (50.00%) Groovy

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) tcpdump
1 3 (50.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
2 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) JMeter
2 3 (50.00%) TestLink
2 3 (50.00%) The Grinder
2 3 (50.00%) VersionOne
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (50.00%) Digital Media
1 3 (50.00%) Digital TV
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (50.00%) Statistics
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Debian
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) API Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 6 (100.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (50.00%) Product Management
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) Groovy
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Perforce
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat