The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Engineer
Rank 19 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 3.09% - 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% - 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £27,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
Test Engineer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage 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
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94 138 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 96.91% 92.00% 99.32%
Number of salaries quoted 86 114 104
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £16,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Stevenage

Test Engineer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 4 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared