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

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Test Engineer
Rank 128 154 165
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 21 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.81% 0.82% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.86% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 18
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
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 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
2543 3273 3476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.77% 96.41% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2207 2733 2830
Median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017.

Software Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (88.24%) Selenium
3 25 (73.53%) Scrum
4 17 (50.00%) TDD
5 16 (47.06%) Test Automation
5 16 (47.06%) Kanban
6 15 (44.12%) Performance Testing
6 15 (44.12%) BDD
7 14 (41.18%) Security Testing
7 14 (41.18%) Java
8 13 (38.24%) Degree
8 13 (38.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
9 12 (35.29%) Automated Testing
10 11 (32.35%) WebDriver
11 10 (29.41%) Test Strategy
12 9 (26.47%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
12 9 (26.47%) TeamCity
12 9 (26.47%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (26.47%) .NET
12 9 (26.47%) C#
12 9 (26.47%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (26.47%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (23.53%) SOA
13 8 (23.53%) OOP
13 8 (23.53%) OO
13 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
14 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (88.24%) Selenium
2 11 (32.35%) WebDriver
3 9 (26.47%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (26.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (26.47%) TeamCity
4 4 (11.76%) Appium
5 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.88%) Calabash
7 1 (2.94%) JIRA
7 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (20.59%) Advertising
2 5 (14.71%) Games
3 3 (8.82%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Online Betting
5 1 (2.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
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
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 9 (26.47%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (73.53%) Scrum
3 17 (50.00%) TDD
4 16 (47.06%) Kanban
4 16 (47.06%) Test Automation
5 15 (44.12%) BDD
5 15 (44.12%) Performance Testing
6 14 (41.18%) Security Testing
7 13 (38.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (35.29%) Automated Testing
9 10 (29.41%) Test Strategy
10 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
10 9 (26.47%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (23.53%) OO
11 8 (23.53%) OOP
11 8 (23.53%) SOA
12 7 (20.59%) Coaching
12 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
13 6 (17.65%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) Java
2 9 (26.47%) C#
3 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.82%) PHP
6 2 (5.88%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) SDET
2 1 (2.94%) QA
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