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

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 77 126 187
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 99 81 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.84% 1.94% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 1.99% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 94 76 24
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%

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
3419 4069 4421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 98.05% 97.27% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2965 3440 3637
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 16 January 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 16 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 +37 90 £46,000 +15.00% 5
Halifax - 9 £35,000 - 1
Test Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 156 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (70.21%) Selenium
3 115 (61.17%) Test Automation
4 85 (45.21%) ISEB
5 80 (42.55%) SQL
6 76 (40.43%) ISTQB
7 75 (39.89%) TDD
8 72 (38.30%) Cucumber
9 68 (36.17%) Java
10 67 (35.64%) Scrum
11 66 (35.11%) Functional Testing
12 60 (31.91%) Waterfall
12 60 (31.91%) SoapUI
13 58 (30.85%) Test Strategy
14 56 (29.79%) QA
15 55 (29.26%) Automated Testing
15 55 (29.26%) Software Testing
16 52 (27.66%) Finance
16 52 (27.66%) BDD
17 51 (27.13%) E-Commerce
18 46 (24.47%) Stakeholder Management
19 44 (23.40%) Retail
20 43 (22.87%) Kanban
21 42 (22.34%) Banking
22 40 (21.28%) Legal
23 39 (20.74%) Mentoring
24 37 (19.68%) SOAP
25 35 (18.62%) C#
26 33 (17.55%) Regression Testing
27 32 (17.02%) .NET

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 1 (0.53%) CMS
1 1 (0.53%) Drupal
1 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Donky
1 1 (0.53%) GitHub
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.53%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.89%) Relational Database
2 15 (7.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (3.72%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.06%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.06%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.53%) MySQL
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 132 (70.21%) Selenium
2 72 (38.30%) Cucumber
3 60 (31.91%) SoapUI
4 30 (15.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (11.70%) JMeter
5 22 (11.70%) WebDriver
6 13 (6.91%) Jenkins
6 13 (6.91%) Octopus Deploy
6 13 (6.91%) TeamCity
7 8 (4.26%) Appium
7 8 (4.26%) JIRA
8 7 (3.72%) Gatling
8 7 (3.72%) SpecFlow
9 5 (2.66%) Git (software)
9 5 (2.66%) LoadRunner
9 5 (2.66%) Maven
9 5 (2.66%) Visual Studio
10 4 (2.13%) FitNesse
11 2 (1.06%) HP UFT
11 2 (1.06%) WebLOAD
General
1 52 (27.66%) Finance
2 44 (23.40%) Retail
3 42 (22.34%) Banking
4 40 (21.28%) Legal
5 8 (4.26%) Games
6 7 (3.72%) Advertising
7 2 (1.06%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (19.68%) SOAP
2 32 (17.02%) .NET
3 12 (6.38%) XML
4 5 (2.66%) Hibernate
4 5 (2.66%) Spring
5 4 (2.13%) Web Services
6 3 (1.60%) LAMP
7 2 (1.06%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.06%) Node.js
7 2 (1.06%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.53%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.53%) HTML
8 1 (0.53%) JSF
8 1 (0.53%) JSP
8 1 (0.53%) REST
8 1 (0.53%) WPF
8 1 (0.53%) WSDL
8 1 (0.53%) XHTML
8 1 (0.53%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.57%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.66%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.06%) e-Health
5 1 (0.53%) NHS
5 1 (0.53%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.53%) Android
1 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (61.17%) Test Automation
3 75 (39.89%) TDD
4 67 (35.64%) Scrum
5 66 (35.11%) Functional Testing
6 60 (31.91%) Waterfall
7 58 (30.85%) Test Strategy
8 55 (29.26%) Automated Testing
8 55 (29.26%) Software Testing
9 52 (27.66%) BDD
10 51 (27.13%) E-Commerce
11 46 (24.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 43 (22.87%) Kanban
13 39 (20.74%) Mentoring
14 33 (17.55%) Regression Testing
15 32 (17.02%) Test Management
16 30 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (15.43%) Non-Functional Testing
18 28 (14.89%) Software Delivery
18 28 (14.89%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 80 (42.55%) SQL
2 68 (36.17%) Java
3 35 (18.62%) C#
4 26 (13.83%) JavaScript
5 14 (7.45%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.72%) Scala
7 5 (2.66%) PHP
7 5 (2.66%) Python
7 5 (2.66%) Ruby
8 2 (1.06%) C
9 1 (0.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 85 (45.21%) ISEB
2 76 (40.43%) ISTQB
3 32 (17.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (6.91%) Degree
5 11 (5.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (29.79%) QA
2 7 (3.72%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.53%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 28 (14.89%) Oracle
2 3 (1.60%) HP
3 2 (1.06%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (0.53%) CA Agile Central
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £25000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £44000 per annum + bonus, training, pension ect
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Additional Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago