The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Portsmouth region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 41 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.94% 0.72% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 0.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £40,000 £22,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -
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 Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
267 264 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 98.16% 95.31% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 232 250 350
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 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 Portsmouth region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) JMS
1 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (75.00%) IntelliJ
1 6 (75.00%) HP
1 6 (75.00%) HP UFT
1 6 (75.00%) LoadRunner
1 6 (75.00%) C
1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
1 6 (75.00%) JMeter
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Logistics
1 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
1 6 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Manual Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Kanban
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (75.00%) WebDriver
1 6 (75.00%) SoapUI
1 6 (75.00%) Zephyr
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA Agile
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (75.00%) HP UFT
1 6 (75.00%) IntelliJ
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA Agile
1 6 (75.00%) JMeter
1 6 (75.00%) LoadRunner
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
1 6 (75.00%) SoapUI
1 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (75.00%) WebDriver
1 6 (75.00%) Zephyr
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) JMS
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Kanban
1 6 (75.00%) Logistics
1 6 (75.00%) Manual Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Matrix Organization
1 6 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) HP
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
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