The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Preston region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 26 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.10% - 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% - 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Test Engineer
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston 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
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90 114 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 98.90% 98.28% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 78 75 88
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Preston

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Preston region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Workflow
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 6 (100.00%) QA Automation
2 4 (66.67%) JMeter
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Gerrit
2 4 (66.67%) OWASP
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 4 (66.67%) API Testing
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Telerik
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) HND

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (66.67%) Gerrit
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) JMeter
2 4 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 6 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 6 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Workflow
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) API Testing
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) OWASP
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Telerik