The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire 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 18 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 Warwickshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 42 73 77
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 29 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 4.06% 0.70% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.26% 0.73% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 4
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,750 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,250 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
680 826 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 95.24% 96.61% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 586 743 687
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,729 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Test Engineer
West Midlands

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Test Engineer
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Warwick +13 13 £42,500 -5.55%
Test Engineer
West Midlands

Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 32 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (75.00%) Degree
3 25 (69.44%) Automated Testing
4 18 (50.00%) Windows
5 17 (47.22%) SQL
5 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (47.22%) Biometrics
5 17 (47.22%) Smartcard
5 17 (47.22%) Windows XP
5 17 (47.22%) ISO 9001
5 17 (47.22%) TickIT
5 17 (47.22%) Identity Management
5 17 (47.22%) Finance
5 17 (47.22%) Windows Vista
5 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (47.22%) Mobile App
5 17 (47.22%) Cyber Security
6 15 (41.67%) PHP
7 14 (38.89%) Java
7 14 (38.89%) Python
7 14 (38.89%) Selenium
7 14 (38.89%) Ruby
8 13 (36.11%) System Testing
8 13 (36.11%) Cucumber
8 13 (36.11%) Web Services
8 13 (36.11%) Linux
9 12 (33.33%) SOAP
9 12 (33.33%) Unit Testing
9 12 (33.33%) REST
10 11 (30.56%) Jenkins

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) WordPress
1 1 (2.78%) CMS
1 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (27.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Selenium
2 13 (36.11%) Cucumber
3 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
3 11 (30.56%) JBehave
3 11 (30.56%) Hudson
3 11 (30.56%) Maven
4 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 17 (47.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) Web Services
2 12 (33.33%) SOAP
2 12 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (8.33%) .NET
4 2 (5.56%) J2EE
4 2 (5.56%) HTML
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) Grails
5 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Biometrics
1 17 (47.22%) Smartcard
1 17 (47.22%) Mobile App
2 10 (27.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (47.22%) Windows XP
2 17 (47.22%) Windows Vista
2 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (36.11%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (69.44%) Automated Testing
3 17 (47.22%) Identity Management
3 17 (47.22%) Cyber Security
4 13 (36.11%) System Testing
5 12 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 10 (27.78%) Software Engineering
7 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
8 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.56%) Project Management
10 1 (2.78%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 15 (41.67%) PHP
3 14 (38.89%) Java
3 14 (38.89%) Python
3 14 (38.89%) Ruby
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) ISO 9001
1 17 (47.22%) TickIT
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) JBoss