The table below looks at the statistics 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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 58 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 13 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.84% 1.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 0
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
Test Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warwickshire 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
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
675 901 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 95.61% 95.95% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 576 764 597
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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
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 15 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick 0 1 £35,000 -
Test Engineer
West Midlands

Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (84.85%) Degree
3 27 (81.82%) Automated Testing
3 27 (81.82%) Windows
4 25 (75.76%) SQL
4 25 (75.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (75.76%) Biometrics
4 25 (75.76%) Smartcard
4 25 (75.76%) Windows XP
4 25 (75.76%) ISO 9001
4 25 (75.76%) TickIT
4 25 (75.76%) Identity Management
4 25 (75.76%) Finance
4 25 (75.76%) Windows Vista
4 25 (75.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (75.76%) Mobile App
4 25 (75.76%) Cyber Security
5 8 (24.24%) PHP
6 7 (21.21%) Linux
6 7 (21.21%) Selenium
7 6 (18.18%) System Testing
7 6 (18.18%) Ruby
7 6 (18.18%) Web Services
7 6 (18.18%) Python
7 6 (18.18%) Java
8 5 (15.15%) MySQL
8 5 (15.15%) Oracle
8 5 (15.15%) SOAP
8 5 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 2 (6.06%) CMS
1 2 (6.06%) WordPress
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) MySQL
1 5 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Selenium
2 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
3 4 (12.12%) Hudson
3 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.12%) JBehave
3 4 (12.12%) Maven
4 2 (6.06%) JIRA
5 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (75.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Web Services
2 5 (15.15%) REST
2 5 (15.15%) SOAP
3 3 (9.09%) CSS
3 3 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (3.03%) J2EE
4 1 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 25 (75.76%) Biometrics
1 25 (75.76%) Smartcard
1 25 (75.76%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 25 (75.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 25 (75.76%) Windows XP
2 25 (75.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 25 (75.76%) Windows Vista
3 7 (21.21%) Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (81.82%) Automated Testing
3 25 (75.76%) Identity Management
3 25 (75.76%) Cyber Security
4 6 (18.18%) System Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.03%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) PHP
3 6 (18.18%) Python
3 6 (18.18%) Ruby
3 6 (18.18%) Java
4 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (84.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (75.76%) ISO 9001
1 25 (75.76%) TickIT
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) JBoss
2 1 (3.03%) VMware