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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 27 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 8 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 6.15% 3.85% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.20% 3.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
129 181 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.23% 99.45% 99.01%
Number of salaries quoted 114 117 173
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Halifax

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 9 (100.00%) ISEB
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) SoapUI
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 7 (77.78%) XML
3 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 7 (77.78%) JMeter
3 7 (77.78%) BDD
3 7 (77.78%) ISTQB
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (77.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 4 (44.44%) QA
4 4 (44.44%) Open Source
4 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 4 (44.44%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) V-Model
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) 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 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) SoapUI
3 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (77.78%) JMeter
3 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
3 7 (77.78%) BDD
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (77.78%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) Open Source
4 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (33.33%) V-Model
6 2 (22.22%) Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) ISEB
2 7 (77.78%) ISTQB
2 7 (77.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
SSP
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago