Period
to 21 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

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

Test Engineer
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 79 130
Rank change year-on-year +6 +51 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 13 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.21% 1.55% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.60% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 5
Warwickshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,875 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.33% +6.69% -11.25%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,683 £31,550
90th Percentile £46,000 £45,028 £40,550
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% -11.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies in Warwickshire with a recognized job title 1,019 1,127 1,455
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.14% 97.07% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 819 952 1,085
Warwickshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -9.41% +1.19%
10th Percentile £25,400 £22,500 £24,850
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%

Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Engineer in Warwickshire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Test Engineer in Warwickshire

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Engineer in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Engineer in Warwickshire

Test Engineer
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rugby +4 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Atherstone - 3 £32,000 -
Test Engineer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, Test Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Warwickshire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
1 8 (61.54%) Test Scripting
2 6 (46.15%) LTE
2 6 (46.15%) 4G
3 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) 2G
3 4 (30.77%) 3G
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) JIRA
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
4 3 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Dynatrace
5 2 (15.38%) AppDynamics
5 2 (15.38%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (15.38%) QA
5 2 (15.38%) KML
5 2 (15.38%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) DataPower
5 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing

Test Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 2 (15.38%) MQSeries
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) 4G
1 6 (46.15%) LTE
2 4 (30.77%) 2G
2 4 (30.77%) 3G
3 2 (15.38%) FTP
3 2 (15.38%) HTTP
3 2 (15.38%) HTTPS
3 2 (15.38%) SSH
3 2 (15.38%) TETRA
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) DB2
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) ClearQuest
2 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (15.38%) KML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Test Scripting
2 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
3 3 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (15.38%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) AppDynamics
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix
1 2 (15.38%) Dynatrace
1 2 (15.38%) HP
1 2 (15.38%) IBM
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Teradata