The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Nottinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 88 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 8 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.73% 0.77% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £29,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.33%
Job Titles Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1065 1107 1138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 96.99% 95.18% 93.82%
Number of salaries quoted 837 939 947
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Engineer
East Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram 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 28 July 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 +7 7 £26,500 -18.46%
Test Engineer
East Midlands

Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 5 (45.45%) QA
3 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) ISEB
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) DB2
4 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Selenium
4 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Java
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) JUnit
6 1 (9.09%) MS Office
6 1 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) XSD
6 1 (9.09%) Internet
6 1 (9.09%) SLA
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) C
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (9.09%) NUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) XSD
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) iPad
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Business Development
5 1 (9.09%) System Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Stress Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) WAI
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft