The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Nottingham region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 64 89 87
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 21 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.34% 0.42% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 0.43% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 7
Median salary £60,000 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+65.51% -3.33%
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 Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
873 925 1020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 97.43% 96.96% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 718 683 781
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Nottingham

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 21 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 Nottingham region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (83.33%) Java
3 16 (66.67%) Python
4 14 (58.33%) Test Scripting
5 13 (54.17%) Open Source
5 13 (54.17%) QA
5 13 (54.17%) Perl
5 13 (54.17%) Finance
5 13 (54.17%) Automation Testing
6 12 (50.00%) Big Data
6 12 (50.00%) Project Management
6 12 (50.00%) .NET
6 12 (50.00%) Selenium
7 10 (41.67%) Banking
7 10 (41.67%) Telecoms
8 9 (37.50%) C#
9 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
10 6 (25.00%) Functional Testing
11 5 (20.83%) WebDriver
11 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
11 5 (20.83%) TDD
11 5 (20.83%) HTML
11 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
11 5 (20.83%) CSS
11 5 (20.83%) MVC
12 4 (16.67%) OO
12 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
12 4 (16.67%) Ruby
12 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.33%) Redis
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Selenium
2 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (20.83%) WebDriver
4 4 (16.67%) SpecFlow
5 3 (12.50%) Ant
5 3 (12.50%) JIRA
5 3 (12.50%) Maven
6 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (4.17%) Appium
7 1 (4.17%) Calabash
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Banking
2 10 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) CSS
2 5 (20.83%) HTML
3 3 (12.50%) Behat
3 3 (12.50%) JDBC
3 3 (12.50%) RESTful
4 2 (8.33%) CSS3
4 2 (8.33%) HTML5
4 2 (8.33%) LESS
4 2 (8.33%) OpenRasta
4 2 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (8.33%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Android
1 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) Test Scripting
3 13 (54.17%) Automation Testing
3 13 (54.17%) Open Source
4 12 (50.00%) Project Management
5 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 6 (25.00%) Functional Testing
7 5 (20.83%) MVC
7 5 (20.83%) TDD
8 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (16.67%) Defect Management
8 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
8 4 (16.67%) OO
9 3 (12.50%) OOP
9 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Test Management
9 3 (12.50%) User Stories
9 3 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) Python
3 13 (54.17%) Perl
4 9 (37.50%) C#
5 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.67%) Ruby
7 3 (12.50%) Go
7 3 (12.50%) PHP
7 3 (12.50%) Scala
8 2 (8.33%) ECMAScript
8 2 (8.33%) ES6
9 1 (4.17%) C
9 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
2 3 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (54.17%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Apple