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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank - 26 8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport - 4.48% 12.50%
As % of the Job Titles category - 4.66% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 15
Median salary - £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
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
176 193 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 97.78% 96.02% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 174 169 117
Median salary £42,500 £36,779 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% -1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Perforce
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center

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