The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Worcestershire region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 50 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.91% 2.70% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 2.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
325 214 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.19% 96.40% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 317 189 191
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Test Engineer
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Redditch -5 3 £32,500 -
Test Engineer
West Midlands

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Worcestershire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Automotive
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (50.00%) VectorCAST
1 3 (50.00%) CANoe
1 3 (50.00%) MISRA
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) CANoe
1 3 (50.00%) VectorCAST
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) MISRA
2 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft