The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Test Engineer
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 92 96
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 11 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.07% 0.57% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.58% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 9
Median salary £42,500 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.10% +15.62%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year +1.26% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 996 1029 1244
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 97.08% 97.26% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 849 834 1022
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,458 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Engineer in Nottinghamshire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Test Engineer in Nottinghamshire

Test Engineer
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Nottingham +6 11 £42,500 -8.10% 1
Test Engineer
East Midlands

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (96.97%) Test Automation
2 30 (90.91%) Java
3 23 (69.70%) Selenium
4 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (54.55%) QA
6 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
7 11 (33.33%) Finance
7 11 (33.33%) Python
7 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 10 (30.30%) WebDriver
8 10 (30.30%) Ruby
8 10 (30.30%) C#
9 9 (27.27%) Open Source
9 9 (27.27%) Test Scripting
9 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (27.27%) Manual Testing
9 9 (27.27%) Defect Management
10 8 (24.24%) User Stories
10 8 (24.24%) Test Management
10 8 (24.24%) JIRA
10 8 (24.24%) RESTful
10 8 (24.24%) Maven
10 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
10 8 (24.24%) Perl
10 8 (24.24%) OOP
10 8 (24.24%) OO
10 8 (24.24%) Ant
10 8 (24.24%) JDBC
10 8 (24.24%) MVC
11 7 (21.21%) Banking

Test Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (69.70%) Selenium
2 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 10 (30.30%) WebDriver
4 8 (24.24%) Ant
4 8 (24.24%) JIRA
4 8 (24.24%) Maven
5 7 (21.21%) Calabash
5 7 (21.21%) Cucumber
6 5 (15.15%) SpecFlow
7 2 (6.06%) Appium
7 2 (6.06%) Protractor
8 1 (3.03%) Log4j
8 1 (3.03%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Banking
3 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) JDBC
1 8 (24.24%) RESTful
2 6 (18.18%) .NET
3 5 (15.15%) Gherkin
4 3 (9.09%) Behat
4 3 (9.09%) CSS
4 3 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Fintech
2 6 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) Test Automation
2 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
4 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (27.27%) Defect Management
4 9 (27.27%) Manual Testing
4 9 (27.27%) Open Source
4 9 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 8 (24.24%) MVC
5 8 (24.24%) OO
5 8 (24.24%) OOP
5 8 (24.24%) Test Management
5 8 (24.24%) User Stories
6 6 (18.18%) Project Management
7 5 (15.15%) TDD
8 4 (12.12%) Functional Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Scrum
8 4 (12.12%) SDET
8 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
9 3 (9.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) Java
2 11 (33.33%) Python
3 10 (30.30%) C#
3 10 (30.30%) Ruby
4 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 8 (24.24%) Perl
5 3 (9.09%) C
5 3 (9.09%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) Go
5 3 (9.09%) PHP
5 3 (9.09%) Scala
6 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) ISTQB
2 5 (15.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (54.55%) QA
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