The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Fareham during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
Hampshire / Fareham
Rank 26 50 46
Rank change year-on-year +24 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 17 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fareham 6.18% 0.80% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.56% 0.83% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 3
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +50.94%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Fareham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Fareham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 259 241 249
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fareham 94.18% 96.02% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 192 218 212
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Fareham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fareham that featured Test Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Engineer in Fareham

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Fareham

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

Salary trend for Test Engineer in Fareham

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Fareham region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (90.48%) Selenium
2 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (76.19%) Test Strategy
4 14 (66.67%) Integration Testing
5 13 (61.90%) Test Automation
6 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
6 12 (57.14%) JIRA
6 12 (57.14%) Web Services
6 12 (57.14%) HP UFT
7 11 (52.38%) HP
8 10 (47.62%) Test Planning
9 9 (42.86%) WATIR
9 9 (42.86%) JUnit
10 8 (38.10%) ISTQB
10 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
11 7 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
11 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
11 7 (33.33%) Performance Testing
11 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (33.33%) Manual Testing
11 7 (33.33%) Java
12 6 (28.57%) ITIL
12 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
12 6 (28.57%) SOA
12 6 (28.57%) Eclipse
12 6 (28.57%) IntelliJ
12 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
12 6 (28.57%) Regression Testing
12 6 (28.57%) JMeter
12 6 (28.57%) LoadRunner

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (19.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) ATM
Development Applications
1 19 (90.48%) Selenium
2 12 (57.14%) HP UFT
2 12 (57.14%) JIRA
3 9 (42.86%) JUnit
3 9 (42.86%) WATIR
4 6 (28.57%) Eclipse
4 6 (28.57%) IntelliJ
4 6 (28.57%) JMeter
4 6 (28.57%) LoadRunner
4 6 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (28.57%) SoapUI
4 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 6 (28.57%) WebDriver
5 5 (23.81%) JIRA Agile
6 4 (19.05%) TestRail
7 3 (14.29%) Robot Framework
8 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
8 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
8 1 (4.76%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) Test Strategy
3 14 (66.67%) Integration Testing
4 13 (61.90%) Test Automation
5 10 (47.62%) Test Planning
6 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 7 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Business Transformation
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL
7 6 (28.57%) Load Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Regression Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 6 (28.57%) SOA
7 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Validation
8 5 (23.81%) Functional Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) ISTQB
2 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) HP
2 5 (23.81%) Telerik
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
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