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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 44 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.03% 0.34% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
293 286 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 98.99% 97.95% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 213 220 255
Median salary £41,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £95,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) Selenium
3 6 (54.55%) Cucumber
3 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) Ruby
3 6 (54.55%) QA
4 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
5 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) Capybara
7 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
7 2 (18.18%) RESTful
7 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
7 2 (18.18%) Open Source
7 2 (18.18%) HTML
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) CSS
7 2 (18.18%) Web Services
7 2 (18.18%) WATIR
7 2 (18.18%) SOLID
8 1 (9.09%) Wireless

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 (9.09%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) Cucumber
3 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
4 2 (18.18%) Capybara
4 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 2 (18.18%) WATIR
4 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Open Source
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago