The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Surrey region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 161 168 169
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 43 41 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.08% 0.93% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.95% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 43 34 45
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £41,500 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Test Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3863 4299 4995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.23% 97.88% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3271 3580 4113
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 Surrey

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Surrey

Test Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -7 5 £45,000 +2.85%
Horley - 5 £32,500 -
Walton-on-Thames - 5 £27,500 - 1
Woking +3 3 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Leatherhead +6 2 £50,000 - 1
Chertsey - 1 £40,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £27,500 - 2
Test Engineer
South East

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Surrey region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 43 (60.56%) Selenium
2 34 (47.89%) Test Automation
3 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (42.25%) SQL
5 29 (40.85%) QA
6 27 (38.03%) Manual Testing
7 26 (36.62%) Automation Testing
8 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
9 22 (30.99%) .NET
9 22 (30.99%) Java
9 22 (30.99%) C#
9 22 (30.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (29.58%) SoapUI
10 21 (29.58%) Python
10 21 (29.58%) WebDriver
11 20 (28.17%) JIRA
12 19 (26.76%) Software Testing
12 19 (26.76%) Web Testing
13 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
14 17 (23.94%) JavaScript
14 17 (23.94%) Test Scripting
14 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
15 15 (21.13%) Ruby
15 15 (21.13%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (21.13%) Finance
16 14 (19.72%) PHP
16 14 (19.72%) Degree
17 13 (18.31%) Non-Functional Testing
18 12 (16.90%) Telecoms
18 12 (16.90%) Scrum

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) VoIP
2 1 (1.41%) Firewall
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) MySQL
3 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (60.56%) Selenium
2 22 (30.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (29.58%) SoapUI
3 21 (29.58%) WebDriver
4 20 (28.17%) JIRA
5 10 (14.08%) Protractor
6 9 (12.68%) HP UFT
7 7 (9.86%) Cucumber
8 6 (8.45%) JMeter
9 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
10 4 (5.63%) WatiN
11 3 (4.23%) NUnit
11 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
12 2 (2.82%) InstallShield
12 2 (2.82%) JUnit
12 2 (2.82%) Rhino Mocks
12 2 (2.82%) SpecFlow
13 1 (1.41%) Calabash
13 1 (1.41%) LoadUI
13 1 (1.41%) Selenium IDE
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 12 (16.90%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.86%) Back Office
4 6 (8.45%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.63%) Automotive
5 4 (5.63%) Electronics
5 4 (5.63%) Marketing
6 3 (4.23%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.41%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.99%) .NET
2 12 (16.90%) Web Services
3 5 (7.04%) LAMP
4 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.63%) CSS
4 4 (5.63%) HTML
5 3 (4.23%) RESTful
6 2 (2.82%) CSS3
6 2 (2.82%) HTML5
6 2 (2.82%) XML
7 1 (1.41%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.41%) JSON
7 1 (1.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (12.68%) Client/Server
2 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.23%) Fintech
4 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Unix
3 5 (7.04%) Linux
4 3 (4.23%) VxWorks
5 2 (2.82%) Solaris
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) Test Automation
2 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (38.03%) Manual Testing
4 26 (36.62%) Automation Testing
5 19 (26.76%) Software Testing
5 19 (26.76%) Web Testing
6 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
6 17 (23.94%) Test Scripting
7 15 (21.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (18.31%) Non-Functional Testing
9 12 (16.90%) Scrum
10 11 (15.49%) Test Strategy
11 10 (14.08%) BDD
11 10 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (11.27%) Automated Testing
12 8 (11.27%) System Testing
12 8 (11.27%) TDD
13 7 (9.86%) Load Testing
13 7 (9.86%) Time Management
13 7 (9.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.25%) SQL
2 22 (30.99%) C#
2 22 (30.99%) Java
3 21 (29.58%) Python
4 17 (23.94%) JavaScript
5 15 (21.13%) Ruby
6 14 (19.72%) PHP
7 7 (9.86%) Perl
8 3 (4.23%) C++
9 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.82%) C
10 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.41%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) Degree
2 9 (12.68%) ISEB
3 7 (9.86%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (40.85%) QA
2 5 (7.04%) SDET
3 3 (4.23%) ECSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) SAP
4 3 (4.23%) QNX
5 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life assurance an
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking
Mint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £500000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: 7 days ago