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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 86 92 97
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 6 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.69% 0.74% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.76% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 3
Median salary £46,250 £40,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% +50.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £30,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £33,300
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +5.33%
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
843 1185 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 97.23% 97.69% 98.64%
Number of salaries quoted 669 961 766
Median salary £42,091 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.22% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £54,229
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 June 2016.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Nottingham region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
4 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Validation
6 1 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
6 1 (12.50%) SDET
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) ISEB

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft