The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 42 24 48
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 1 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 0.44% 6.67% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 6.98% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
227 129 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 100.00% 95.56% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 154 44 225
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Test Engineer
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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 23 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Project Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Agilent
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) Scalability Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Tcl
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) QA

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Project Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Scalability Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Tcl
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Agilent
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