Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Woking during the 6 months to 23 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
Surrey > Woking
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 67 80
Rank change year-on-year +11 +13 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 5 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 1.07% 1.85% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.90% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 3
Woking median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.43% -6.67%
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -20.00% +5.26%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking. 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
Woking
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 460 684 639
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 98.08% 97.16% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 380 596 610
Woking median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,000 £59,375 £60,000
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Engineer in Woking

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Salary trend for Test Engineer in Woking

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 23 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 Woking region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) OWASP
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Use Case
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) JMeter
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 4 (80.00%) Gatling
3 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Go
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell

Test Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 (80.00%) Gatling
1 4 (80.00%) JMeter
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) OWASP
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Go
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA