The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 23 July 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 Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 173 172 184
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 41 44 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.81% 0.86% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.90% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 33 44 47
Average salary £47,500 £39,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4862 4868 5463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.86% 95.66% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4026 3929 4701
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Engineer
South East

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

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 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +13 19 £37,500 +20.96% 1
Woking 0 10 £37,500 +15.38%
Reigate -12 9 £47,500 +5.55%
Leatherhead -26 3 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Redhill - 3 £55,000 -
Egham -6 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Test Engineer
South East

Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 51 (52.58%) SQL
2 49 (50.52%) .NET
3 45 (46.39%) Test Automation
4 44 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (39.18%) C#
5 38 (39.18%) Microsoft
6 36 (37.11%) QA
7 35 (36.08%) Selenium
7 35 (36.08%) Degree
8 29 (29.90%) Software Testing
8 29 (29.90%) Test Strategy
9 28 (28.87%) Finance
10 25 (25.77%) ISEB
11 23 (23.71%) OO
12 21 (21.65%) WebDriver
13 20 (20.62%) Automated Testing
13 20 (20.62%) Scrum
14 19 (19.59%) Java
15 18 (18.56%) RAD
15 18 (18.56%) WinRunner
15 18 (18.56%) Mathematics
15 18 (18.56%) TestComplete
16 17 (17.53%) Microsoft Azure
16 17 (17.53%) Analytics
16 17 (17.53%) Ranorex
16 17 (17.53%) .NET Framework
16 17 (17.53%) JSF
16 17 (17.53%) Client/Server
16 17 (17.53%) Web Services
17 16 (16.49%) ISTQB

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.25%) IIS
2 6 (6.19%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (5.15%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (10.31%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.03%) SaaS
2 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) Internet
2 2 (2.06%) HTTP
3 1 (1.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.25%) MySQL
2 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (36.08%) Selenium
2 21 (21.65%) WebDriver
3 18 (18.56%) TestComplete
3 18 (18.56%) WinRunner
4 17 (17.53%) Ranorex
5 15 (15.46%) Visual Studio
6 12 (12.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (10.31%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (4.12%) NUnit
8 4 (4.12%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (3.09%) JUnit
10 2 (2.06%) TestPartner
10 2 (2.06%) LoadRunner
10 2 (2.06%) QALoad
10 2 (2.06%) EasyMock
10 2 (2.06%) jMock
10 2 (2.06%) SilkPerformer
10 2 (2.06%) MSTest
11 1 (1.03%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (28.87%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.09%) Retail
4 2 (2.06%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (50.52%) .NET
2 17 (17.53%) Web Services
2 17 (17.53%) JSF
2 17 (17.53%) .NET Framework
3 8 (8.25%) WCF
4 4 (4.12%) XML
5 3 (3.09%) CSS
6 2 (2.06%) Ajax
7 1 (1.03%) Middleware
7 1 (1.03%) HTML
7 1 (1.03%) J2EE
7 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.03%) HTML5
7 1 (1.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.56%) Mathematics
2 17 (17.53%) Client/Server
3 14 (14.43%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.19%) CCTV
5 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.09%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (3.09%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.28%) Windows
2 6 (6.19%) Linux
3 2 (2.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (46.39%) Test Automation
2 44 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (29.90%) Software Testing
3 29 (29.90%) Test Strategy
4 23 (23.71%) OO
5 20 (20.62%) Scrum
5 20 (20.62%) Automated Testing
6 18 (18.56%) RAD
7 17 (17.53%) Analytics
8 14 (14.43%) Performance Testing
9 13 (13.40%) Software Engineering
10 12 (12.37%) Manual Testing
11 8 (8.25%) UML
11 8 (8.25%) Workflow
11 8 (8.25%) TDD
12 7 (7.22%) Test Scripting
12 7 (7.22%) Automation Testing
13 6 (6.19%) Black-Box Testing
13 6 (6.19%) OOD
13 6 (6.19%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (52.58%) SQL
2 38 (39.18%) C#
3 19 (19.59%) Java
4 11 (11.34%) C++
5 8 (8.25%) Python
6 4 (4.12%) Perl
7 3 (3.09%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.06%) VBScript
9 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.03%) PHP
9 1 (1.03%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.03%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (36.08%) Degree
2 25 (25.77%) ISEB
3 16 (16.49%) ISTQB
4 13 (13.40%) Security Cleared
5 10 (10.31%) SC Cleared
6 6 (6.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.06%) HND
7 2 (2.06%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (37.11%) QA
2 3 (3.09%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.03%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (39.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.34%) Oracle
3 2 (2.06%) IBM
4 1 (1.03%) JBoss
Leatherhead, Surrey
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Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Car Allowance and mu
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
DP Connect
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago