The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Engineer
Rank - 86 69
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.13% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.14% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £28,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%
Test Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
584 738 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 94.65% 95.72% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 511 598 539
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Test Engineer
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (100.00%) Selenium
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java