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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 31 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 7.19% 0.52% -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.19% 0.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
153 185 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 100.00% 96.86% 98.94%
Number of salaries quoted 133 138 118
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 28 February 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 Halifax region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) Selenium
2 16 (94.12%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (94.12%) Test Automation
2 16 (94.12%) SoapUI
2 16 (94.12%) ISEB
2 16 (94.12%) Jenkins
3 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
3 15 (88.24%) TDD
3 15 (88.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (88.24%) BDD
4 14 (82.35%) ISTQB
4 14 (82.35%) XML
4 14 (82.35%) .NET
4 14 (82.35%) JMeter
4 14 (82.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 10 (58.82%) SOAP
6 9 (52.94%) Java
6 9 (52.94%) Waterfall
7 8 (47.06%) Open Source
7 8 (47.06%) V-Model
8 7 (41.18%) Agile Testing
8 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
8 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
8 7 (41.18%) Exploratory Testing
9 6 (35.29%) QA
9 6 (35.29%) Finance
10 5 (29.41%) Analytics
10 5 (29.41%) Electronic Trading

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 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) Selenium
2 16 (94.12%) Jenkins
2 16 (94.12%) SoapUI
3 15 (88.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (82.35%) JMeter
5 1 (5.88%) Hudson
5 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
1 14 (82.35%) XML
2 10 (58.82%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (94.12%) Test Automation
3 15 (88.24%) BDD
3 15 (88.24%) TDD
4 9 (52.94%) Waterfall
5 8 (47.06%) Open Source
5 8 (47.06%) V-Model
6 7 (41.18%) Agile Testing
6 7 (41.18%) Exploratory Testing
6 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
6 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Analytics
7 5 (29.41%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (29.41%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
9 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
3 9 (52.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) ISEB
2 14 (82.35%) ISTQB
2 14 (82.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
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