The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 64 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.19% 0.25% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.26% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £37,000 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
500 384 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 96.15% 94.58% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 393 289 268
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Engineer in the job title across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Ranorex
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ranorex
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft