The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Redhill 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 43 28 38
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 1.17% 0.85% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.89% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £28,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Test Engineer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Redhill 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
Redhill
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
252 112 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 98.44% 95.73% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 220 96 171
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Redhill

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Redhill

Test Engineer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Redhill 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) NUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow Management
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Validation

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Redhill 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (50.00%) NUnit
1 3 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
2 3 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow Management
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
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