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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 52 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.54% 0.41% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.41% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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 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
366 241 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.65% 99.59% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 337 213 200
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 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
Redditch +6 1 £32,500 -
Malvern - 1 £27,500 -
Test Engineer
West Midlands

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Worcestershire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) TickIT
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) VB
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) ISO 9000
1 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Time Management
4 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) VectorCAST
4 2 (28.57%) CANoe
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Fujitsu
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) MKS
4 2 (28.57%) Automotive

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 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) CANoe
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) VectorCAST
General
1 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (28.57%) Automotive
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
1 5 (71.43%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO 9000
1 5 (71.43%) TickIT
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Fujitsu
2 2 (28.57%) MKS