The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was £35,750 in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 74 82
Rank change year-on-year +14 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 12 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.90% 1.26% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 1.28% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 4
Median salary £35,750 £35,500 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.70% +27.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,050 £23,375
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,750 £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 619 627 792
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 98.10% 98.43% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2664 2196 3155
Median salary £34,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £58,750 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 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
Gaydon - 3 £26,000 -
Rugby - 2 £40,000 -
Warwick +11 1 - -
Test Engineer
West Midlands

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

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 Warwickshire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 9 (40.91%) Automotive
2 9 (40.91%) Validation
3 8 (36.36%) CANoe
4 7 (31.82%) Functional Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Finance
4 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
4 7 (31.82%) QA
4 7 (31.82%) Selenium
4 7 (31.82%) SoapUI
4 7 (31.82%) C#
5 6 (27.27%) Simulink
5 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Six Sigma
7 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
7 4 (18.18%) TETRA
8 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
9 2 (9.09%) ITIL
9 2 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (9.09%) Google
9 2 (9.09%) Linux
9 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (9.09%) Infotainment
9 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (9.09%) SDLC

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 6 (27.27%) Simulink
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Stateflow
3 1 (4.55%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) TETRA
2 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) CANoe
2 7 (31.82%) Selenium
2 7 (31.82%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (40.91%) Automotive
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) XML
1 1 (4.55%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
1 2 (9.09%) Infotainment
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 9 (40.91%) Validation
3 7 (31.82%) Functional Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
4 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Six Sigma
6 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
7 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) SDLC
7 2 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Telematics
7 2 (9.09%) Use Case
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Google
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) MathWorks