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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 74 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.18% - 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Median salary £27,500 - £28,636
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Test Engineer
North 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 Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
525 587 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 96.51% 95.60% 99.31%
Number of salaries quoted 465 491 509
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Test Engineer
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £27,500 -
Test Engineer
North East

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA