The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Halifax region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 42 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 2 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.06% 4.95% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 5.14% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 4
Median salary £31,250 £35,000 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +38.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £35,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £35,000 £34,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 Halifax 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
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
189 175 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 100.00% 96.15% 99.35%
Number of salaries quoted 178 107 143
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Halifax

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Halifax region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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