Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 97 111
Rank change year-on-year +17 +14 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 29 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.29% 0.94% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 0.97% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 29 3 1
Warwickshire median annual salary £26,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +33.33% -25.00%
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -18.75%

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 1233 1139 1358
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.55% 97.43% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1116 889 1207
Warwickshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 £40,000 -
Gaydon - 2 £48,500 -
Test Engineer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Warwickshire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (65.52%) Test Automation
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (62.07%) Configuration Management
3 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
4 4 (13.79%) 2G
4 4 (13.79%) Automotive
4 4 (13.79%) 3G
4 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
4 4 (13.79%) LTE
4 4 (13.79%) 4G
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
5 3 (10.34%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Degree
5 3 (10.34%) Validation
5 3 (10.34%) TETRA
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) Simulink
6 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) Line Management
7 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.45%) CANoe
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.45%) Change Control
7 1 (3.45%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (3.45%) Big Data
7 1 (3.45%) ISO 26262
7 1 (3.45%) QMS
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management

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:

Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.90%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) 2G
1 4 (13.79%) 3G
1 4 (13.79%) 4G
1 4 (13.79%) LTE
2 3 (10.34%) TETRA
3 1 (3.45%) Intranet
3 1 (3.45%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) CANoe
General
1 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Test Automation
2 18 (62.07%) Configuration Management
3 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
4 3 (10.34%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Validation
5 2 (6.90%) Line Management
6 1 (3.45%) Change Control
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) QMS
6 1 (3.45%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 26262
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft