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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 102 109 192
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +83
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 57 76 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.16% 2.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 2.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 45 45 4
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £29,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
2582 3448 3712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.84% 97.10% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2191 2745 2849
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 2016.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 82 (77.36%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (56.60%) Selenium
2 60 (56.60%) SQL
3 55 (51.89%) Test Automation
4 49 (46.23%) ISEB
5 47 (44.34%) ISTQB
6 39 (36.79%) Functional Testing
7 36 (33.96%) Java
8 35 (33.02%) QA
8 35 (33.02%) Cucumber
9 34 (32.08%) Non-Functional Testing
10 33 (31.13%) Waterfall
11 30 (28.30%) Scrum
12 29 (27.36%) Software Testing
13 28 (26.42%) TDD
14 27 (25.47%) Finance
15 26 (24.53%) C#
15 26 (24.53%) Retail
16 24 (22.64%) E-Commerce
16 24 (22.64%) JMeter
17 23 (21.70%) Banking
18 22 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
18 22 (20.75%) Legal
19 20 (18.87%) Python
19 20 (18.87%) Automation Testing
20 19 (17.92%) SoapUI
20 19 (17.92%) Test Strategy
20 19 (17.92%) .NET
21 18 (16.98%) Automated Testing
21 18 (16.98%) Ruby

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 (1.89%) CMS
1 2 (1.89%) Drupal
1 2 (1.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (11.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) GitHub
1 2 (1.89%) Trello
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.72%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.72%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.89%) MySQL
5 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 60 (56.60%) Selenium
2 35 (33.02%) Cucumber
3 24 (22.64%) JMeter
4 19 (17.92%) SoapUI
5 16 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (14.15%) Gatling
7 11 (10.38%) WebDriver
8 8 (7.55%) NeoLoad
8 8 (7.55%) SpecFlow
9 7 (6.60%) WebLOAD
10 6 (5.66%) LoadRunner
10 6 (5.66%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (5.66%) TeamCity
11 5 (4.72%) Appium
11 5 (4.72%) FitNesse
11 5 (4.72%) JIRA
12 4 (3.77%) Visual Studio
13 2 (1.89%) Bugzilla
13 2 (1.89%) HP UFT
13 2 (1.89%) JUnit
General
1 27 (25.47%) Finance
2 26 (24.53%) Retail
3 23 (21.70%) Banking
4 22 (20.75%) Legal
5 7 (6.60%) Games
6 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.92%) .NET
2 17 (16.04%) SOAP
3 7 (6.60%) LAMP
4 5 (4.72%) Gherkin
4 5 (4.72%) HTML
4 5 (4.72%) Node.js
5 4 (3.77%) REST
5 4 (3.77%) XML
6 3 (2.83%) Behat
6 3 (2.83%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (2.83%) Web Services
7 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.89%) CSS
7 2 (1.89%) JSF
7 2 (1.89%) JSP
7 2 (1.89%) WSDL
7 2 (1.89%) XHTML
7 2 (1.89%) XSD
8 1 (0.94%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.72%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.77%) iPad
4 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.89%) RIA
5 1 (0.94%) e-Health
5 1 (0.94%) NHS
5 1 (0.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.89%) Linux
2 1 (0.94%) Android
2 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (77.36%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (51.89%) Test Automation
3 39 (36.79%) Functional Testing
4 34 (32.08%) Non-Functional Testing
5 33 (31.13%) Waterfall
6 30 (28.30%) Scrum
7 29 (27.36%) Software Testing
8 28 (26.42%) TDD
9 24 (22.64%) E-Commerce
10 22 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (18.87%) Automation Testing
12 19 (17.92%) Test Strategy
13 18 (16.98%) Automated Testing
14 17 (16.04%) Performance Testing
15 16 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (13.21%) Test Scripting
17 13 (12.26%) Manual Testing
17 13 (12.26%) Regression Testing
17 13 (12.26%) Test Management
18 12 (11.32%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 60 (56.60%) SQL
2 36 (33.96%) Java
3 26 (24.53%) C#
4 20 (18.87%) Python
5 18 (16.98%) Ruby
6 15 (14.15%) JavaScript
7 14 (13.21%) PHP
8 9 (8.49%) Scala
8 9 (8.49%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.83%) C
9 3 (2.83%) C++
10 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.94%) Go
10 1 (0.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 49 (46.23%) ISEB
2 47 (44.34%) ISTQB
3 14 (13.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (33.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.89%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 10 (9.43%) Oracle
2 8 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.60%) SOASTA, Inc
4 3 (2.83%) HP
5 1 (0.94%) Facebook
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