The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had 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
Test Engineer
Rank 74 129 185
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 92 62 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.44% 1.83% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 1.87% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 88 50 4
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £34,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £31,750
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 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%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

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

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 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 Leeds region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 114 (78.62%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (68.28%) Selenium
3 82 (56.55%) Test Automation
4 80 (55.17%) SQL
5 71 (48.97%) ISEB
6 67 (46.21%) ISTQB
7 63 (43.45%) Cucumber
8 61 (42.07%) Scrum
9 59 (40.69%) Functional Testing
10 56 (38.62%) Java
11 53 (36.55%) TDD
12 52 (35.86%) Waterfall
13 42 (28.97%) QA
14 39 (26.90%) Test Strategy
15 38 (26.21%) Software Testing
16 36 (24.83%) Kanban
17 34 (23.45%) Automated Testing
17 34 (23.45%) E-Commerce
18 32 (22.07%) Finance
18 32 (22.07%) BDD
18 32 (22.07%) Non-Functional Testing
19 30 (20.69%) Retail
19 30 (20.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 29 (20.00%) Regression Testing
21 28 (19.31%) Stakeholder Management
21 28 (19.31%) Test Management
21 28 (19.31%) SoapUI
22 27 (18.62%) Banking
23 26 (17.93%) Legal
23 26 (17.93%) C#

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.38%) CMS
1 2 (1.38%) Drupal
1 2 (1.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (5.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) Donky
1 2 (1.38%) GitHub
1 2 (1.38%) Trello
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.24%) Relational Database
2 15 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.38%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.38%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.38%) MySQL
4 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 99 (68.28%) Selenium
2 63 (43.45%) Cucumber
3 28 (19.31%) SoapUI
4 19 (13.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (13.10%) WebDriver
5 14 (9.66%) JMeter
6 12 (8.28%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (8.28%) TeamCity
7 9 (6.21%) Appium
7 9 (6.21%) Gatling
8 8 (5.52%) JIRA
9 6 (4.14%) NeoLoad
10 5 (3.45%) SpecFlow
10 5 (3.45%) WebLOAD
11 4 (2.76%) FitNesse
11 4 (2.76%) Git (software)
11 4 (2.76%) LoadRunner
11 4 (2.76%) Maven
11 4 (2.76%) Visual Studio
12 3 (2.07%) HP UFT
General
1 32 (22.07%) Finance
2 30 (20.69%) Retail
3 27 (18.62%) Banking
4 26 (17.93%) Legal
5 9 (6.21%) Games
6 3 (2.07%) Advertising
7 2 (1.38%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.93%) .NET
1 26 (17.93%) SOAP
2 5 (3.45%) LAMP
3 4 (2.76%) Hibernate
3 4 (2.76%) Spring
4 2 (1.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.38%) HTML
4 2 (1.38%) JSF
4 2 (1.38%) JSP
4 2 (1.38%) Node.js
4 2 (1.38%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.38%) REST
4 2 (1.38%) Web Services
4 2 (1.38%) XHTML
5 1 (0.69%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.69%) WPF
5 1 (0.69%) WSDL
5 1 (0.69%) XML
5 1 (0.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.72%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (5.52%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.14%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.38%) e-Health
4 2 (1.38%) RIA
5 1 (0.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.69%) Android
1 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (78.62%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (56.55%) Test Automation
3 61 (42.07%) Scrum
4 59 (40.69%) Functional Testing
5 53 (36.55%) TDD
6 52 (35.86%) Waterfall
7 39 (26.90%) Test Strategy
8 38 (26.21%) Software Testing
9 36 (24.83%) Kanban
10 34 (23.45%) Automated Testing
10 34 (23.45%) E-Commerce
11 32 (22.07%) BDD
11 32 (22.07%) Non-Functional Testing
12 29 (20.00%) Regression Testing
13 28 (19.31%) Stakeholder Management
13 28 (19.31%) Test Management
14 26 (17.93%) Defect Tracking
14 26 (17.93%) Mentoring
15 25 (17.24%) Logistics
15 25 (17.24%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 80 (55.17%) SQL
2 56 (38.62%) Java
3 26 (17.93%) C#
4 14 (9.66%) JavaScript
4 14 (9.66%) T-SQL
5 9 (6.21%) Ruby
5 9 (6.21%) Scala
6 8 (5.52%) Python
7 7 (4.83%) PHP
8 3 (2.07%) C
9 2 (1.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 71 (48.97%) ISEB
2 67 (46.21%) ISTQB
3 30 (20.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (6.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (28.97%) QA
2 7 (4.83%) SDET
Systems Management
1 4 (2.76%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.38%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 25 (17.24%) Oracle
2 5 (3.45%) SOASTA, Inc
3 4 (2.76%) HP
4 3 (2.07%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.69%) CA Agile Central
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