The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley 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 16 April 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 Thames Valley region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank - 10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - 4.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 4.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
32 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 82.05% 100.00% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 34
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -8.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Test Engineer
South East

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

Test Engineer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware