Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was £43,250 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

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

Test Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 65 71
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.37% 0.89% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.90% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Peterborough median annual salary £43,250 £26,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.35% -16.80% -23.78%
10th Percentile £38,325 £25,000 £30,625
90th Percentile £46,775 £46,400 £31,875
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -8.05% +8.75%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 522 667 676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 97.57% 98.81% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 387 529 497
Peterborough median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,900 £23,000 £25,525
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Engineer in Peterborough

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Test Engineer in Peterborough

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Peterborough region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS

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

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Beagle Street
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Peterborough
Comparethemarket.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago