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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 91 108 192
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +84
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 95 99 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.71% 2.23% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.76% 2.31% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 87 89 24
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
3437 4289 4846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 98.00% 96.73% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3006 3594 3951
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 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 +16 83 £45,250 +16.02% 10
Halifax +8 11 £35,000 -
Test Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 159 (80.30%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (71.72%) Selenium
3 114 (57.58%) Test Automation
4 99 (50.00%) ISEB
5 91 (45.96%) ISTQB
6 88 (44.44%) SQL
7 87 (43.94%) TDD
8 83 (41.92%) Cucumber
9 79 (39.90%) Java
10 76 (38.38%) Functional Testing
11 72 (36.36%) Waterfall
12 69 (34.85%) QA
13 66 (33.33%) Scrum
14 63 (31.82%) BDD
14 63 (31.82%) SoapUI
15 62 (31.31%) Software Testing
16 58 (29.29%) Test Strategy
17 52 (26.26%) Kanban
18 49 (24.75%) Finance
19 48 (24.24%) Mentoring
20 45 (22.73%) Automated Testing
21 44 (22.22%) SOAP
22 43 (21.72%) E-Commerce
22 43 (21.72%) Test Management
23 41 (20.71%) Regression Testing
23 41 (20.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 40 (20.20%) Retail
25 39 (19.70%) Stakeholder Management
25 39 (19.70%) Defect Tracking
26 38 (19.19%) Software Delivery

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 (0.51%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 11 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.02%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.01%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.01%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 142 (71.72%) Selenium
2 83 (41.92%) Cucumber
3 63 (31.82%) SoapUI
4 29 (14.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (14.14%) JMeter
6 19 (9.60%) WebDriver
7 18 (9.09%) Jenkins
8 15 (7.58%) JIRA
9 14 (7.07%) Git (software)
10 12 (6.06%) Visual Studio
11 11 (5.56%) Gatling
11 11 (5.56%) LoadRunner
11 11 (5.56%) Maven
12 9 (4.55%) TeamCity
13 8 (4.04%) Octopus Deploy
14 6 (3.03%) Appium
14 6 (3.03%) SpecFlow
15 4 (2.02%) FitNesse
16 2 (1.01%) Calabash
16 2 (1.01%) Zephyr
General
1 49 (24.75%) Finance
2 40 (20.20%) Retail
3 38 (19.19%) Banking
4 35 (17.68%) Legal
5 7 (3.54%) Advertising
6 6 (3.03%) Games
7 2 (1.01%) Online Betting
7 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (22.22%) SOAP
2 28 (14.14%) .NET
3 15 (7.58%) XML
4 11 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 11 (5.56%) Spring
5 4 (2.02%) Web Services
6 2 (1.01%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.01%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.01%) LAMP
6 2 (1.01%) Node.js
6 2 (1.01%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.01%) REST
7 1 (0.51%) Behat
7 1 (0.51%) CSS
7 1 (0.51%) HTML
7 1 (0.51%) WSDL
7 1 (0.51%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.06%) Computer Science
1 12 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (2.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.01%) e-Health
4 1 (0.51%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (80.30%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (57.58%) Test Automation
3 87 (43.94%) TDD
4 76 (38.38%) Functional Testing
5 72 (36.36%) Waterfall
6 66 (33.33%) Scrum
7 63 (31.82%) BDD
8 62 (31.31%) Software Testing
9 58 (29.29%) Test Strategy
10 52 (26.26%) Kanban
11 48 (24.24%) Mentoring
12 45 (22.73%) Automated Testing
13 43 (21.72%) E-Commerce
13 43 (21.72%) Test Management
14 41 (20.71%) Regression Testing
15 39 (19.70%) Defect Tracking
15 39 (19.70%) Stakeholder Management
16 38 (19.19%) Software Delivery
17 37 (18.69%) Logistics
18 31 (15.66%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 88 (44.44%) SQL
2 79 (39.90%) Java
3 36 (18.18%) C#
4 26 (13.13%) JavaScript
5 12 (6.06%) Scala
6 11 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.53%) PHP
7 5 (2.53%) Python
8 2 (1.01%) C
8 2 (1.01%) Ruby
9 1 (0.51%) Go
9 1 (0.51%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 99 (50.00%) ISEB
2 91 (45.96%) ISTQB
3 41 (20.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (7.58%) Degree
5 14 (7.07%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (34.85%) QA
2 7 (3.54%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (18.69%) Oracle
2 2 (1.01%) HP
3 1 (0.51%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 + Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 21 hours ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £45k per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £44000 per annum + bonus, training, pension ect
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 18 days ago