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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Engineer
Rank 189 173 216
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 10 43 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.26% 0.90% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.92% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 3
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +22.80%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
3836 4676 4706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 98.43% 97.56% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3270 3728 3746
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -10 6 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Wakefield - 4 £26,500 -
Software Test Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (60.00%) Selenium
3 19 (54.29%) Test Automation
4 16 (45.71%) Software Testing
5 13 (37.14%) BDD
6 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
7 10 (28.57%) Manual Testing
8 9 (25.71%) WebDriver
8 9 (25.71%) Cucumber
8 9 (25.71%) FitNesse
8 9 (25.71%) QA
8 9 (25.71%) Python
8 9 (25.71%) SQL
8 9 (25.71%) SpecFlow
9 8 (22.86%) ATDD
9 8 (22.86%) SoapUI
9 8 (22.86%) User Stories
9 8 (22.86%) Test Planning
9 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
9 8 (22.86%) Web Testing
9 8 (22.86%) Test Management
10 7 (20.00%) C#
10 7 (20.00%) Automation Testing
11 6 (17.14%) Scrum
11 6 (17.14%) ISTQB
11 6 (17.14%) Automated Testing
12 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 5 (14.29%) HTML
12 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 5 (14.29%) ISEB

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 21 (60.00%) Selenium
2 9 (25.71%) Cucumber
2 9 (25.71%) FitNesse
2 9 (25.71%) SpecFlow
2 9 (25.71%) WebDriver
3 8 (22.86%) SoapUI
3 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
4 4 (11.43%) Geb
4 4 (11.43%) JIRA
4 4 (11.43%) Spock
4 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (8.57%) JMeter
6 2 (5.71%) Appium
6 2 (5.71%) Calabash
6 2 (5.71%) Gatling
6 2 (5.71%) JBehave
7 1 (2.86%) NeoLoad
7 1 (2.86%) PhantomJS
General
1 4 (11.43%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) HTML
2 4 (11.43%) CSS
2 4 (11.43%) XML
3 3 (8.57%) .NET
4 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.71%) Behat
4 2 (5.71%) Node.js
5 1 (2.86%) DOM
5 1 (2.86%) REST
5 1 (2.86%) WPF
5 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) iPad
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Android
1 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) Test Automation
3 16 (45.71%) Software Testing
4 13 (37.14%) BDD
5 10 (28.57%) Manual Testing
6 8 (22.86%) ATDD
6 8 (22.86%) Test Management
6 8 (22.86%) Test Planning
6 8 (22.86%) User Stories
6 8 (22.86%) Web Testing
7 7 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 6 (17.14%) Automated Testing
8 6 (17.14%) Scrum
9 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 4 (11.43%) Agile Testing
10 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (11.43%) Coaching
10 4 (11.43%) Migration
10 4 (11.43%) TDD
11 3 (8.57%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) Python
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) PHP
4 2 (5.71%) Ruby
5 1 (2.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) ISTQB
2 5 (14.29%) ISEB
2 5 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Facebook
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