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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 164 166 143
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 22 45 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.71% 1.11% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.13% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 22 38 76
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,150 £24,772 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
3038 3970 4636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.62% 97.52% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2616 3465 3912
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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
Redhill - 6 £36,250 -
Guildford +24 5 £50,000 +2.56%
Weybridge - 2 £47,500 - 1
Reigate +7 1 £36,500 -23.15%
Woking +5 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Test Engineer
South East

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 53 (67.09%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (51.90%) Test Automation
3 40 (50.63%) Selenium
4 37 (46.84%) QA
5 26 (32.91%) Ruby
5 26 (32.91%) Test Strategy
6 25 (31.65%) ISTQB
7 24 (30.38%) Python
8 23 (29.11%) Cucumber
9 22 (27.85%) ISEB
10 20 (25.32%) Java
10 20 (25.32%) Automated Testing
10 20 (25.32%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (25.32%) Automation Testing
11 19 (24.05%) Linux
11 19 (24.05%) Scrum
12 17 (21.52%) BDD
13 16 (20.25%) Open Source
13 16 (20.25%) HP UFT
14 15 (18.99%) SQL
14 15 (18.99%) VMware
14 15 (18.99%) Manual Testing
14 15 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (16.46%) WebDriver
15 13 (16.46%) Bash Shell
15 13 (16.46%) Web Testing
15 13 (16.46%) TDD
15 13 (16.46%) Back Office
15 13 (16.46%) C#
16 12 (15.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.27%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) SaaS
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) 3G
1 2 (2.53%) 4G
1 2 (2.53%) LTE
1 2 (2.53%) UMTS
1 2 (2.53%) WiMAX
1 2 (2.53%) Wireless
2 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 40 (50.63%) Selenium
2 23 (29.11%) Cucumber
3 16 (20.25%) HP UFT
4 13 (16.46%) WebDriver
5 12 (15.19%) JMeter
6 11 (13.92%) Git (software)
6 11 (13.92%) Jenkins
7 9 (11.39%) SpecFlow
8 8 (10.13%) Visual Studio
9 7 (8.86%) Robot Framework
9 7 (8.86%) Subversion
9 7 (8.86%) WatiN
10 6 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (6.33%) JIRA
12 4 (5.06%) JUnit
12 4 (5.06%) TestComplete
12 4 (5.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (3.80%) Ant
13 3 (3.80%) Maven
13 3 (3.80%) Protractor
General
1 13 (16.46%) Back Office
2 12 (15.19%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Military
3 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.53%) Retail
5 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.27%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) .NET
2 4 (5.06%) CSS
2 4 (5.06%) HTML
2 4 (5.06%) Web Services
3 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.27%) LAMP
4 1 (1.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.59%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.06%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.06%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.27%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.27%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.05%) Linux
2 8 (10.13%) Windows
3 3 (3.80%) Unix
4 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (67.09%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (51.90%) Test Automation
3 26 (32.91%) Test Strategy
4 20 (25.32%) Automated Testing
4 20 (25.32%) Automation Testing
4 20 (25.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (24.05%) Scrum
6 17 (21.52%) BDD
7 16 (20.25%) Open Source
8 15 (18.99%) Manual Testing
9 13 (16.46%) TDD
9 13 (16.46%) Web Testing
10 11 (13.92%) Regression Testing
10 11 (13.92%) Software Engineering
11 10 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (12.66%) Test Scripting
12 8 (10.13%) Performance Testing
13 7 (8.86%) Software Testing
13 7 (8.86%) Unit Testing
14 6 (7.59%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.91%) Ruby
2 24 (30.38%) Python
3 20 (25.32%) Java
4 15 (18.99%) SQL
5 13 (16.46%) Bash Shell
5 13 (16.46%) C#
6 7 (8.86%) C++
7 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.59%) Shell Script
8 5 (6.33%) PHP
9 4 (5.06%) VB
10 2 (2.53%) C
11 1 (1.27%) Perl
11 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (31.65%) ISTQB
2 22 (27.85%) ISEB
3 12 (15.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (8.86%) Degree
5 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.27%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (46.84%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.27%) SDET
System Software
1 15 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.53%) Docker
3 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.27%) PowerCLI
2 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) VMware
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.06%) TOWER Software
4 2 (2.53%) EMC
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