The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Engineer
Rank 85 91 78
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 5 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.46% 0.20% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.21% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Average salary £21,000 £32,750 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £32,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £32,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +13.63%
Test Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1038 953 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.14% 93.89% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 823 835 800
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Test Engineer
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
Swindon -4 3 - -
Chippenham - 1 £22,000 -
Test Engineer
South West

Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 8 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) VBScript
1 8 (66.67%) MS Office
1 8 (66.67%) ISEB
1 8 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 8 (66.67%) Scrum
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 8 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Volume Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) ASIC
4 1 (8.33%) DTV
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) HNC
4 1 (8.33%) HND
4 1 (8.33%) .NET

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Office
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) ASIC
2 1 (8.33%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Scrum
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Volume Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) VBScript
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) HNC
2 1 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) SAP