The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was £43,250 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 3 months to 29 April 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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.80% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £43,250 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  

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 242 347 349
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 96.80% 99.43% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 177 282 245
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,250 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £65,000 £55,000
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 Peterborough

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

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 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SOLID
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby

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 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago