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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 45 73 65
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.32% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £44,000 £44,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.71%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
304 641 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 97.12% 96.97% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 276 545 484
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) WebDriver
2 7 (77.78%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) Cadence
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) Financial Institution
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) SaaS
5 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Android
5 1 (11.11%) V-Model
5 1 (11.11%) Telematics
5 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) LoadUI
5 1 (11.11%) User Experience

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
1 7 (77.78%) WebDriver
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) LoadUI
2 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Telematics
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) V-Model
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cadence
2 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
2 1 (11.11%) Infovista
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Riverbed