The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 67 80 86
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 24 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.18% 0.14% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 0.15% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 4
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +4.28%
Test Engineer
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 North Yorkshire 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
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1071 669 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 97.10% 94.09% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 948 470 755
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Engineer in the job title across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Test Engineer
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate - 17 £32,500 -
York +6 6 £29,000 +16.00% 1
Test Engineer
Yorkshire

Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title.

1 29 (82.86%) Java
2 25 (71.43%) SQL
3 23 (65.71%) Automated Testing
4 22 (62.86%) Manual Testing
5 19 (54.29%) Time Management
5 19 (54.29%) Subversion
5 19 (54.29%) Git (software)
5 19 (54.29%) Fault Management
5 19 (54.29%) HTML
5 19 (54.29%) Scrum
5 19 (54.29%) HTML5
6 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (25.71%) JIRA
8 8 (22.86%) Open Source
9 7 (20.00%) Automation Testing
9 7 (20.00%) Test Scripting
10 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
10 6 (17.14%) Degree
10 6 (17.14%) C#
10 6 (17.14%) ISEB
10 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
11 5 (14.29%) eggPlant
11 5 (14.29%) JMeter
11 5 (14.29%) Replication
11 5 (14.29%) IIS
11 5 (14.29%) Apache
11 5 (14.29%) QA
11 5 (14.29%) Performance Testing
12 3 (8.57%) Web Testing

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) IIS
1 5 (14.29%) Apache
Development Applications
1 19 (54.29%) Subversion
1 19 (54.29%) Git (software)
2 9 (25.71%) JIRA
3 5 (14.29%) JMeter
3 5 (14.29%) eggPlant
4 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.86%) Capybara
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
1 3 (8.57%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) HTML
1 19 (54.29%) HTML5
2 1 (2.86%) REST
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Open Source
2 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (14.29%) Replication
4 3 (8.57%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Automated Testing
2 22 (62.86%) Manual Testing
3 19 (54.29%) Time Management
3 19 (54.29%) Fault Management
3 19 (54.29%) Scrum
4 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 7 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
7 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 5 (14.29%) Performance Testing
8 3 (8.57%) Web Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Compatibility Testing
9 1 (2.86%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (82.86%) Java
2 25 (71.43%) SQL
3 6 (17.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) ISEB
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 18 days ago