Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Borehamwood during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Engineer
Hertfordshire > Borehamwood
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 25 17
Rank change year-on-year -5 -8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 15 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Borehamwood 9.55% 5.43% 12.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.55% 5.75% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 23
Borehamwood median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.18% -25.17%
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £39,200
Hertfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year -23.53% +36.00% -26.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Borehamwood. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Borehamwood
Permanent vacancies in Borehamwood with a recognized job title 157 87 156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 94.57% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 155 83 143
Borehamwood median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% -9.77%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,250 £22,850
90th Percentile £48,000 £53,650 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Borehamwood

Job postings that featured Test Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Borehamwood.

Job vacancy trend for Test Engineer in Borehamwood

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Borehamwood

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

Salary trend for Test Engineer in Borehamwood

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Borehamwood region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) PhD
1 15 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 15 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 15 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 15 (100.00%) Physics
1 15 (100.00%) Optoelectronics
2 8 (53.33%) System Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (53.33%) Acoustics
3 7 (46.67%) Zemax
3 7 (46.67%) Degree

Test Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Borehamwood 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 7 (46.67%) Zemax
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 15 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Optoelectronics
2 8 (53.33%) Acoustics
2 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Physics
2 8 (53.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) PhD
2 7 (46.67%) Degree