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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 63 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 3 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 1.01% - 5.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% - 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 13
Average salary £47,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +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 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
292 200 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 97.99% 98.04% 98.70%
Number of salaries quoted 285 190 205
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (58.33%) Regression Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Validation
3 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
3 7 (58.33%) Code Coverage
3 7 (58.33%) Performance Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
3 7 (58.33%) NUnit
3 7 (58.33%) Workflow
3 7 (58.33%) Workflow Management
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (58.33%) User Stories
4 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (50.00%) WinRunner
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
5 5 (41.67%) Web Services
5 5 (41.67%) OO
5 5 (41.67%) RAD
5 5 (41.67%) Client/Server
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
5 5 (41.67%) Ranorex
5 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
1 7 (58.33%) NUnit
1 7 (58.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (50.00%) WinRunner
3 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
3 5 (41.67%) Ranorex
3 5 (41.67%) TestComplete
3 5 (41.67%) Selenium
4 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (41.67%) Client/Server
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Regression Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Validation
2 7 (58.33%) Code Coverage
2 7 (58.33%) Performance Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Workflow
2 7 (58.33%) Workflow Management
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) User Stories
3 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (41.67%) OO
4 5 (41.67%) RAD
4 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
4 5 (41.67%) Analytics
5 4 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) TOWER Software