The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Software Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Engineer
Rank 186 178 214
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 14 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.35% 0.65% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.67% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 6
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £38,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Software 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 West 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3869 4489 4970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.68% 97.71% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3208 3562 4072
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Test Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Software Test Engineer Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Software Test Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +1 14 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Bradford - 3 £37,500 -
Software Test Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Software Test Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (69.77%) Test Automation
2 25 (58.14%) Selenium
2 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (41.86%) Software Testing
3 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
4 16 (37.21%) BDD
4 16 (37.21%) SoapUI
5 15 (34.88%) Cucumber
5 15 (34.88%) FitNesse
5 15 (34.88%) Web Testing
5 15 (34.88%) Test Management
5 15 (34.88%) Visual Studio
5 15 (34.88%) SpecFlow
5 15 (34.88%) ATDD
5 15 (34.88%) User Stories
5 15 (34.88%) Test Planning
6 11 (25.58%) Python
7 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
7 7 (16.28%) QA
8 6 (13.95%) C#
9 5 (11.63%) HTML
9 5 (11.63%) SQL
9 5 (11.63%) Manual Testing
9 5 (11.63%) WebDriver
9 5 (11.63%) Automation Testing
10 4 (9.30%) Calabash
10 4 (9.30%) Behat
10 4 (9.30%) Appium
10 4 (9.30%) Gatling
10 4 (9.30%) JBehave

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (9.30%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (58.14%) Selenium
2 16 (37.21%) SoapUI
3 15 (34.88%) Cucumber
3 15 (34.88%) FitNesse
3 15 (34.88%) SpecFlow
3 15 (34.88%) Visual Studio
4 5 (11.63%) WebDriver
5 4 (9.30%) Appium
5 4 (9.30%) Calabash
5 4 (9.30%) Gatling
5 4 (9.30%) JBehave
5 4 (9.30%) JIRA
5 4 (9.30%) JMeter
6 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.33%) PhantomJS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) HTML
2 4 (9.30%) Behat
2 4 (9.30%) CSS
2 4 (9.30%) XML
3 2 (4.65%) LAMP
3 2 (4.65%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.33%) .NET
4 1 (2.33%) DOM
4 1 (2.33%) REST
4 1 (2.33%) SOAP
4 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.65%) iPad
3 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Test Automation
2 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (41.86%) Software Testing
4 16 (37.21%) BDD
5 15 (34.88%) ATDD
5 15 (34.88%) Test Management
5 15 (34.88%) Test Planning
5 15 (34.88%) User Stories
5 15 (34.88%) Web Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Automation Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Manual Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Automated Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.30%) Performance Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.98%) Coaching
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.98%) Information Governance
8 3 (6.98%) System Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) Python
2 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.95%) C#
4 5 (11.63%) SQL
5 4 (9.30%) Java
5 4 (9.30%) PHP
5 4 (9.30%) Ruby
6 1 (2.33%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Facebook
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