The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 69 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 12 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.60% - 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% - 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 6
Average salary £36,000 - £26,250
90% offered a salary of more than £23,125 - £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 - £28,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
Test Engineer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
723 425 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.27% 97.03% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 606 364 572
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (41.67%) System Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
1 5 (41.67%) Functional Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 4 (33.33%) QA
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) CAD
4 2 (16.67%) CAE
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium
5 1 (8.33%) Use Case
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (8.33%) UNIX
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Publishing
5 1 (8.33%) JUnit
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) System Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
1 5 (41.67%) Functional Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) CAD
4 2 (16.67%) CAE
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Use Case
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago