The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Nottingham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 83 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 7 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.73% 0.41% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £33,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.00%
Job Titles Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
934 925 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 97.19% 94.97% 93.19%
Number of salaries quoted 731 800 786
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Engineer
Nottinghamshire

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Engineer in the job title across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 July 2014.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) DB2
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) WAI
5 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) LAMP
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) Web Accessibility

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) WAI
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft