The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Slough region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 52 64 58
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 1 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.23% 0.63% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.65% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +3.42%
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
405 613 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 93.97% 96.69% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 360 505 438
Median salary £54,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region that featured Test Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Test Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) SDET
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Cadence
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cadence
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) IBM