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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
South Wales / Torfaen
Rank - 27 27
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - 6.67% 5.00%
As % of the Job Titles category - 6.73% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Median salary - £32,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 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
41 104 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 100.00% 99.05% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 92 93
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 24 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 Torfaen region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience

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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Python