The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 95 107 91
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.17% 0.31% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.32% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £26,250 £29,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.01% +11.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £25,900 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £29,500 £28,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Test Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1142 1248 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 95.25% 97.65% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 935 998 800
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Engineer
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +12 2 £26,250 -3.66% 1
Test Engineer
East Midlands

Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (35.71%) QA
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) DB2
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) ISEB
6 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
6 2 (14.29%) Marketing
6 2 (14.29%) Selenium
6 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
7 1 (7.14%) Change Management
7 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
7 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
7 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Project Planning

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.14%) V-Model
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
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