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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 141 180 152
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 18 28 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.67% 0.71% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.73% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 60
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £32,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
2594 3861 4413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.32% 97.23% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2131 3350 3673
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +7 3 - -
Staines - 2 £52,500 -
Reigate +26 1 £36,500 -23.15%
Walton-on-Thames +11 1 £37,500 +19.04% 2
Leatherhead -8 1 - -
Redhill - 1 £36,500 -
Weybridge - 1 £47,500 -
Test Engineer
South East

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (50.00%) QA
3 20 (47.62%) Selenium
3 20 (47.62%) Test Automation
4 18 (42.86%) Java
5 17 (40.48%) Scrum
5 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (40.48%) Test Strategy
6 13 (30.95%) Jenkins
6 13 (30.95%) Automated Testing
6 13 (30.95%) ISTQB
7 12 (28.57%) Linux
7 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 11 (26.19%) Python
8 11 (26.19%) TDD
9 10 (23.81%) OO
9 10 (23.81%) BDD
9 10 (23.81%) Ruby
9 10 (23.81%) Degree
10 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
10 9 (21.43%) Cucumber
10 9 (21.43%) C++
10 9 (21.43%) HP UFT
10 9 (21.43%) Configuration Management
11 8 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (19.05%) Windows
11 8 (19.05%) Software Testing
12 7 (16.67%) Multithreading
12 7 (16.67%) Performance Testing
12 7 (16.67%) Computer Science

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 5 (11.90%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) 3G
1 2 (4.76%) 4G
1 2 (4.76%) LTE
1 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.76%) UMTS
1 2 (4.76%) WiMAX
1 2 (4.76%) Wireless
2 1 (2.38%) MIMO
2 1 (2.38%) UWB
2 1 (2.38%) VoIP
2 1 (2.38%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (47.62%) Selenium
2 13 (30.95%) Jenkins
3 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 9 (21.43%) Cucumber
4 9 (21.43%) HP UFT
5 6 (14.29%) JIRA
5 6 (14.29%) JMeter
5 6 (14.29%) WebDriver
6 4 (9.52%) Gatling
6 4 (9.52%) LoadRunner
7 3 (7.14%) Ant
7 3 (7.14%) Maven
7 3 (7.14%) Subversion
8 2 (4.76%) JUnit
8 2 (4.76%) Robot Framework
9 1 (2.38%) NeoLoad
9 1 (2.38%) TestRail
9 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
9 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.38%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (9.52%) Back Office
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
1 4 (9.52%) Retail
1 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.14%) Military
3 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.38%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 7 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.14%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) Cybercrime
5 1 (2.38%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 8 (19.05%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Solaris
3 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) Test Automation
3 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (40.48%) Scrum
3 17 (40.48%) Test Strategy
4 13 (30.95%) Automated Testing
5 11 (26.19%) TDD
6 10 (23.81%) BDD
6 10 (23.81%) OO
7 9 (21.43%) Configuration Management
7 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 8 (19.05%) Software Testing
9 7 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
9 7 (16.67%) Multithreading
9 7 (16.67%) Performance Testing
10 6 (14.29%) Automation Testing
11 5 (11.90%) DevOps
11 5 (11.90%) Manual Testing
11 5 (11.90%) Non-Functional Testing
11 5 (11.90%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) Java
2 11 (26.19%) Python
3 10 (23.81%) Ruby
4 9 (21.43%) C++
5 7 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 6 (14.29%) C#
7 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
8 3 (7.14%) C
8 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.76%) SQL
10 1 (2.38%) Perl
10 1 (2.38%) Scala
10 1 (2.38%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) ISTQB
2 10 (23.81%) Degree
3 8 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (14.29%) ISEB
5 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) Def Stans
3 1 (2.38%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) VMware
2 2 (4.76%) EMC
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
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