The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Yorkshire 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 31 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 0.60% 1.56% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.61% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Test Engineer
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 East Yorkshire 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
East Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
159 124 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 95.21% 96.88% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 98 106 97
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

Test Engineer
Job Locations in East Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the East Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hull -7 1 £42,500 -
Test Engineer
Yorkshire

Test Engineer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Yorkshire 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 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Testing
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (28.57%) HND
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (14.29%) Verint
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Speech Recognition
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) IVR

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Yorkshire 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.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Speech Recognition
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Verint