The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Software Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Engineer
Rank 138 176 187
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 21 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.79% 0.44% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.45% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 2
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +80.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Software 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 Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2619 3321 3515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.98% 97.91% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2287 2722 2764
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Software Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Test Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Software Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Software 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 Leeds region featuring Software Test Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (79.41%) Scrum
3 24 (70.59%) Selenium
4 21 (61.76%) Test Automation
5 15 (44.12%) Automated Testing
6 14 (41.18%) Unit Testing
6 14 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (41.18%) C#
7 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (38.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (38.24%) Test Strategy
7 13 (38.24%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (35.29%) Octopus Deploy
8 12 (35.29%) TeamCity
8 12 (35.29%) .NET
9 11 (32.35%) Kanban
9 11 (32.35%) WebDriver
9 11 (32.35%) BDD
10 10 (29.41%) Performance Testing
10 10 (29.41%) TDD
10 10 (29.41%) SQL
11 9 (26.47%) T-SQL
11 9 (26.47%) SOA
11 9 (26.47%) Degree
11 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (26.47%) Security Testing
12 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
12 8 (23.53%) OOP
12 8 (23.53%) OO
12 8 (23.53%) Java

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (2.94%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (70.59%) Selenium
2 14 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (35.29%) Octopus Deploy
3 12 (35.29%) TeamCity
4 11 (32.35%) WebDriver
5 4 (11.76%) Appium
5 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.88%) Calabash
7 1 (2.94%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.94%) JIRA
7 1 (2.94%) JMeter
7 1 (2.94%) NeoLoad
7 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (11.76%) Games
2 3 (8.82%) Advertising
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Online Betting
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.88%) LAMP
2 2 (5.88%) Node.js
2 2 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.94%) SOAP
3 1 (2.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Android
1 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (79.41%) Scrum
3 21 (61.76%) Test Automation
4 15 (44.12%) Automated Testing
5 14 (41.18%) Unit Testing
6 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (38.24%) Test Strategy
6 13 (38.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (32.35%) BDD
7 11 (32.35%) Kanban
8 10 (29.41%) Performance Testing
8 10 (29.41%) TDD
9 9 (26.47%) Security Testing
9 9 (26.47%) SOA
10 8 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (23.53%) OO
10 8 (23.53%) OOP
11 7 (20.59%) Automation Testing
11 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
12 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) C#
2 10 (29.41%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) T-SQL
4 8 (23.53%) Java
4 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.82%) PHP
6 2 (5.88%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) SDET
2 3 (8.82%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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