The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Peterborough region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 42 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.75% - 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £42,000 - £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
Test Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
282 247 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 98.60% 98.80% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 225 210 253
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Peterborough region that featured Test Engineer in the job title.

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Peterborough

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Peterborough region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) Manual Testing
3 5 (50.00%) QA
3 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Electronics
5 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (20.00%) C
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) Perl
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) WATIR
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
6 2 (20.00%) Capybara
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (20.00%) Capybara
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (20.00%) WATIR
3 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (30.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) RESTful
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (70.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (10.00%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SDET
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