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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
South Wales / Newport
Rank 36 22 33
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 0.48% 4.14% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 4.22% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%

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
207 166 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 99.04% 98.22% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 176 155 166
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £30,565
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 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 Newport region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) Test Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) API Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) HNC
4 1 (20.00%) HND
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) DRM
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Android Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (20.00%) TestLink
2 1 (20.00%) VersionOne
2 1 (20.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (20.00%) Streaming Media
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) API Testing
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Bug Management
3 1 (20.00%) DRM
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Korn
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) HNC
1 1 (20.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet