The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reigate 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 70 59 44
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 2 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 0.45% 1.33% 3.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.33% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 11
Average salary £47,500 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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 Reigate 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
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
436 375 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 97.98% 99.73% 99.66%
Number of salaries quoted 426 364 262
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,209
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Reigate

Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) TOWER Software
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Telematics
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (40.00%) NUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow Management
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Delphi
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reigate 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) NUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow Management
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Delphi
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) TOWER Software
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle