The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Engineer
Rank 58 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.53% 0.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
Test Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
532 523 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 93.33% 98.12% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 459 446 564
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Slough

Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (71.43%) Wireshark
2 4 (57.14%) RTP
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) ISUP
3 3 (42.86%) SCCP
3 3 (42.86%) INAP
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Validation
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) MGW
3 3 (42.86%) OpenUP
3 3 (42.86%) TCAP
3 3 (42.86%) 4G
3 3 (42.86%) M3UA
3 3 (42.86%) VoLTE
4 2 (28.57%) Iperf
4 2 (28.57%) LTE
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) WiMAX
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Linux

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Wireshark
2 4 (57.14%) ISUP
2 4 (57.14%) RTP
3 3 (42.86%) MGW
3 3 (42.86%) 4G
3 3 (42.86%) M3UA
3 3 (42.86%) VoLTE
3 3 (42.86%) SCCP
3 3 (42.86%) INAP
3 3 (42.86%) TCAP
4 2 (28.57%) LTE
4 2 (28.57%) 3GPP
4 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) WiMAX
5 1 (14.29%) SS7
5 1 (14.29%) Megaco
5 1 (14.29%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (14.29%) Ranorex
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Validation
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
1 3 (42.86%) OpenUP
2 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Iperf
2 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Nortel
2 1 (14.29%) Ericsson
2 1 (14.29%) Huawei
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
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Slough
Telefonica
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