The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Torfaen region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 19 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 2 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 3.64% 9.68% 10.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.64% 10.08% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 5
Median salary £32,000 £37,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +18.40%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Test Engineer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Torfaen 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
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
55 119 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 100.00% 95.97% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 115 48
Median salary £43,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £40,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

The demand trend of job ads across the Torfaen region that featured Test Engineer in the job title.

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Torfaen

Test Engineer
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Cwmbran +4 2 £32,000 -13.51% 1
Test Engineer
South Wales

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Torfaen region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) ISEB
2 7 (77.78%) ISTQB
2 7 (77.78%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) JMeter
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) JUnit
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) NUnit
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) JMeter
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
1 2 (22.22%) NUnit
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) ISEB
1 7 (77.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago