The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Engineer
Rank 46 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.29% 2.95% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 3.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £31,250 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.46%
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
326 292 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 95.32% 95.74% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 251 261 287
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 Peterborough

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

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Calabash
1 1 (100.00%) Ranorex
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Calabash
1 1 (100.00%) Ranorex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago