The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Engineer
Rank 91 86 88
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 6 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.52% 0.72% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.74% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 3
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -18.46%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.97%
Test Engineer
Nottinghamshire

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
1114 946 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.12% 97.23% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 883 744 807
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
4 10 (76.92%) Selenium
5 7 (53.85%) Java
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) QA
6 6 (46.15%) Automation Testing
7 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
8 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
8 4 (30.77%) WPF
8 4 (30.77%) Finance
8 4 (30.77%) WinForms
8 4 (30.77%) OOP
8 4 (30.77%) OO
8 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
8 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
8 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (30.77%) Ranorex
8 4 (30.77%) Degree
8 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
8 4 (30.77%) TestComplete
9 3 (23.08%) Electronic Trading
9 3 (23.08%) C++
9 3 (23.08%) ISEB
9 3 (23.08%) HP UFT
9 3 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (23.08%) Legal

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
3 4 (30.77%) TestComplete
3 4 (30.77%) Ranorex
4 3 (23.08%) HP UFT
5 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
5 2 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (7.69%) JUnit
6 1 (7.69%) NeoLoad
6 1 (7.69%) NUnit
6 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) WinForms
1 4 (30.77%) WPF
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 3 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
3 6 (46.15%) Automation Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
5 4 (30.77%) OOP
5 4 (30.77%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 3 (23.08%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
8 1 (7.69%) BDD
8 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 3 (23.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) New Relic
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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