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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 139 158 170
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 52 57 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.44% 1.24% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.26% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 51 52 41
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,250 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
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
3496 4524 4957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.08% 98.26% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2993 3859 4091
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Woking 0 11 £42,500 - 1
Egham - 9 £60,000 -
Leatherhead +15 5 £50,000 - 1
Guildford +2 4 £43,500 -8.42% 1
Reigate +4 3 £38,000 -39.20%
Weybridge - 3 £27,500 - 2
Horley - 2 £35,000 - 1
Shepperton - 2 £100,000 -
Chertsey +16 1 £40,000 +60.00%
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £27,500 - 1
Test Engineer
South East

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 49 (54.44%) Selenium
2 46 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (48.89%) Test Automation
4 37 (41.11%) QA
5 33 (36.67%) Automation Testing
6 31 (34.44%) Manual Testing
7 28 (31.11%) SQL
8 24 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 24 (26.67%) Ruby
9 23 (25.56%) Python
10 22 (24.44%) .NET
11 20 (22.22%) C#
11 20 (22.22%) Java
11 20 (22.22%) BDD
12 19 (21.11%) WebDriver
12 19 (21.11%) Microsoft
12 19 (21.11%) ISEB
12 19 (21.11%) Software Testing
12 19 (21.11%) Test Scripting
13 18 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 17 (18.89%) Web Testing
14 17 (18.89%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (17.78%) Test Strategy
15 16 (17.78%) Cucumber
16 15 (16.67%) Finance
16 15 (16.67%) JIRA
17 14 (15.56%) ISTQB
17 14 (15.56%) Regression Testing
18 13 (14.44%) SoapUI
18 13 (14.44%) HP UFT

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:

Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) SaaS
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) Firewall
1 1 (1.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.11%) MySQL
2 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (54.44%) Selenium
2 19 (21.11%) WebDriver
3 17 (18.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (17.78%) Cucumber
5 15 (16.67%) JIRA
6 13 (14.44%) HP UFT
6 13 (14.44%) SoapUI
7 11 (12.22%) WatiN
8 10 (11.11%) SpecFlow
9 8 (8.89%) JMeter
10 6 (6.67%) Protractor
11 4 (4.44%) Jenkins
11 4 (4.44%) JUnit
12 3 (3.33%) PHPUnit
12 3 (3.33%) Subversion
12 3 (3.33%) TestComplete
12 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio
12 3 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
14 1 (1.11%) TestNG
General
1 15 (16.67%) Finance
2 12 (13.33%) Back Office
3 10 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.56%) Automotive
6 4 (4.44%) Aerospace
6 4 (4.44%) Electronics
6 4 (4.44%) Marketing
7 2 (2.22%) Games
8 1 (1.11%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.44%) .NET
2 12 (13.33%) Web Services
3 6 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 6 (6.67%) CSS
3 6 (6.67%) HTML
4 4 (4.44%) LAMP
5 3 (3.33%) RESTful
6 1 (1.11%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.11%) JSON
6 1 (1.11%) Middleware
6 1 (1.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Client/Server
2 9 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.33%) Fintech
4 3 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.11%) Windows
2 8 (8.89%) Linux
3 7 (7.78%) Unix
4 3 (3.33%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (48.89%) Test Automation
3 33 (36.67%) Automation Testing
4 31 (34.44%) Manual Testing
5 24 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (22.22%) BDD
7 19 (21.11%) Software Testing
7 19 (21.11%) Test Scripting
8 17 (18.89%) Web Testing
9 16 (17.78%) Test Strategy
10 14 (15.56%) Regression Testing
11 13 (14.44%) Scrum
12 11 (12.22%) Automated Testing
12 11 (12.22%) TDD
13 10 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
13 10 (11.11%) Software Engineering
14 9 (10.00%) Load Testing
14 9 (10.00%) Open Source
15 8 (8.89%) System Testing
15 8 (8.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.11%) SQL
2 24 (26.67%) Ruby
3 23 (25.56%) Python
4 20 (22.22%) C#
4 20 (22.22%) Java
5 13 (14.44%) JavaScript
6 12 (13.33%) PHP
7 7 (7.78%) Bash Shell
8 6 (6.67%) Perl
9 3 (3.33%) VB
10 2 (2.22%) C++
10 2 (2.22%) VC++
11 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (21.11%) ISEB
2 14 (15.56%) ISTQB
3 11 (12.22%) Degree
4 5 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.11%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (41.11%) QA
2 3 (3.33%) ECSS
System Software
1 7 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (21.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.78%) VMware
3 5 (5.56%) Oracle
4 4 (4.44%) SAP
5 3 (3.33%) QNX
5 3 (3.33%) TOWER Software
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits (DOE)
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 16 days ago
Horley, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-40k+Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £500000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago