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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Test Engineer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 150 179 189
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 31 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.89% 0.47% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.49% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 19
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%

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
3411 4089 4509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.96% 97.08% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2970 3458 3713
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +40 31 £45,000 -
Software Test Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Software Test Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (76.92%) Scrum
2 30 (76.92%) Selenium
3 22 (56.41%) Test Automation
4 16 (41.03%) TDD
4 16 (41.03%) Automated Testing
5 15 (38.46%) Unit Testing
5 15 (38.46%) Kanban
6 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (35.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (35.90%) Performance Testing
6 14 (35.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (35.90%) BDD
6 14 (35.90%) Test Strategy
6 14 (35.90%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 13 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (33.33%) Degree
7 13 (33.33%) TeamCity
7 13 (33.33%) Security Testing
7 13 (33.33%) Java
8 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
8 12 (30.77%) WebDriver
9 11 (28.21%) C#
10 10 (25.64%) .NET
11 9 (23.08%) OOP
11 9 (23.08%) OO
11 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
11 9 (23.08%) SQL
11 9 (23.08%) T-SQL

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (76.92%) Selenium
2 14 (35.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 13 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 12 (30.77%) WebDriver
5 4 (10.26%) Appium
6 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.13%) Calabash
8 1 (2.56%) JIRA
8 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (17.95%) Advertising
2 5 (12.82%) Games
3 2 (5.13%) Online Betting
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.13%) LAMP
2 2 (5.13%) Node.js
2 2 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.56%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (76.92%) Scrum
3 22 (56.41%) Test Automation
4 16 (41.03%) Automated Testing
4 16 (41.03%) TDD
5 15 (38.46%) Kanban
5 15 (38.46%) Unit Testing
6 14 (35.90%) BDD
6 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (35.90%) Performance Testing
6 14 (35.90%) Test Strategy
6 14 (35.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (33.33%) Security Testing
8 9 (23.08%) OO
8 9 (23.08%) OOP
8 9 (23.08%) SOA
9 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
10 6 (15.38%) Automation Testing
10 6 (15.38%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) Java
2 11 (28.21%) C#
3 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.08%) SQL
3 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.69%) PHP
5 2 (5.13%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SDET
2 1 (2.56%) QA
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