The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 140 124 182
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 57 93 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.46% 1.95% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 2.00% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 48 49 34
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
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
3848 4655 4798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 98.52% 97.53% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3291 3724 3827
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
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% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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 Test Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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 -12 46 £40,000 - 6
Bradford +3 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Wakefield - 4 £26,500 -
Halifax +4 1 - -
Test Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 104 (75.36%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (57.97%) Selenium
3 62 (44.93%) SQL
4 55 (39.86%) ISEB
4 55 (39.86%) Test Automation
5 49 (35.51%) QA
6 47 (34.06%) ISTQB
7 40 (28.99%) Software Testing
8 39 (28.26%) BDD
8 39 (28.26%) SoapUI
9 36 (26.09%) TDD
10 35 (25.36%) Scrum
11 33 (23.91%) Performance Testing
11 33 (23.91%) Test Scripting
11 33 (23.91%) Non-Functional Testing
12 32 (23.19%) JMeter
12 32 (23.19%) Java
13 31 (22.46%) Microsoft
14 30 (21.74%) Cucumber
15 29 (21.01%) Automation Testing
15 29 (21.01%) Finance
16 28 (20.29%) Functional Testing
17 27 (19.57%) Python
18 26 (18.84%) C#
18 26 (18.84%) .NET
18 26 (18.84%) Manual Testing
18 26 (18.84%) Waterfall
19 24 (17.39%) Test Strategy
19 24 (17.39%) Ruby
20 23 (16.67%) Retail

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 2 (1.45%) CMS
1 2 (1.45%) Drupal
1 2 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (14.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) GitHub
1 2 (1.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.35%) Internet
2 2 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.14%) MongoDB
2 13 (9.42%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.70%) Hadoop
4 10 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.62%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.62%) QlikView
7 4 (2.90%) MySQL
7 4 (2.90%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 80 (57.97%) Selenium
2 39 (28.26%) SoapUI
3 32 (23.19%) JMeter
4 30 (21.74%) Cucumber
5 21 (15.22%) WebDriver
6 20 (14.49%) Gatling
7 17 (12.32%) Visual Studio
8 14 (10.14%) LoadRunner
8 14 (10.14%) SpecFlow
9 13 (9.42%) FitNesse
10 9 (6.52%) JIRA
11 8 (5.80%) NeoLoad
11 8 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (5.07%) WebLOAD
13 5 (3.62%) Jenkins
14 4 (2.90%) Appium
14 4 (2.90%) Geb
14 4 (2.90%) Git (software)
14 4 (2.90%) JUnit
14 4 (2.90%) Spock
General
1 29 (21.01%) Finance
2 23 (16.67%) Retail
3 21 (15.22%) Banking
3 21 (15.22%) Legal
4 7 (5.07%) Games
5 4 (2.90%) Electronics
6 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.84%) .NET
2 9 (6.52%) LAMP
3 8 (5.80%) HTML
3 8 (5.80%) SOAP
4 7 (5.07%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (5.07%) XML
5 5 (3.62%) Gherkin
5 5 (3.62%) Node.js
6 4 (2.90%) CSS
7 3 (2.17%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.17%) Behat
7 3 (2.17%) REST
8 2 (1.45%) JSF
8 2 (1.45%) JSP
8 2 (1.45%) Web Services
8 2 (1.45%) WSDL
8 2 (1.45%) XHTML
8 2 (1.45%) XSD
9 1 (0.72%) DOM
9 1 (0.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.80%) N-Tier
3 7 (5.07%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.90%) iPad
5 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.45%) RIA
6 1 (0.72%) NHS
6 1 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.80%) Android
1 8 (5.80%) Apple iOS
2 7 (5.07%) Windows
3 4 (2.90%) Linux
4 1 (0.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (75.36%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (39.86%) Test Automation
3 40 (28.99%) Software Testing
4 39 (28.26%) BDD
5 36 (26.09%) TDD
6 35 (25.36%) Scrum
7 33 (23.91%) Non-Functional Testing
7 33 (23.91%) Performance Testing
7 33 (23.91%) Test Scripting
8 29 (21.01%) Automation Testing
9 28 (20.29%) Functional Testing
10 26 (18.84%) Manual Testing
10 26 (18.84%) Waterfall
11 24 (17.39%) Test Strategy
12 23 (16.67%) Automated Testing
12 23 (16.67%) E-Commerce
13 22 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (12.32%) Regression Testing
14 17 (12.32%) Test Management
15 15 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 62 (44.93%) SQL
2 32 (23.19%) Java
3 27 (19.57%) Python
4 26 (18.84%) C#
5 24 (17.39%) Ruby
6 18 (13.04%) PHP
7 11 (7.97%) JavaScript
8 10 (7.25%) T-SQL
9 8 (5.80%) Scala
10 3 (2.17%) C++
11 2 (1.45%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.45%) C
12 1 (0.72%) Go
12 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 55 (39.86%) ISEB
2 47 (34.06%) ISTQB
3 19 (13.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (6.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (35.51%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.45%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 31 (22.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.07%) SOASTA, Inc
3 4 (2.90%) Oracle
4 2 (1.45%) HP
5 1 (0.72%) Facebook
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