The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bradford region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 59 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 8 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.39% 2.56% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 2.60% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 1
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +26.98%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +2.73%
Test Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
572 461 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 99.13% 98.50% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 465 396 267
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bradford region that featured Test Engineer in the job title.

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Bradford

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, 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 Bradford region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 10 (55.56%) QA
4 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 8 (44.44%) Selenium
5 8 (44.44%) System Testing
6 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
6 7 (38.89%) SoapUI
6 7 (38.89%) Test Strategy
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 7 (38.89%) Regression Testing
6 7 (38.89%) Banking
6 7 (38.89%) Retail
6 7 (38.89%) Legal
7 6 (33.33%) ISEB
7 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
8 5 (27.78%) QlikView
8 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
8 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
8 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (27.78%) QlikView
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Selenium
2 7 (38.89%) SoapUI
3 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
2 7 (38.89%) Legal
2 7 (38.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (44.44%) System Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Regression Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Test Strategy
6 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
7 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
9 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (16.67%) Information Governance
9 3 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
1 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) ISEB
2 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago