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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 88 144 223
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +79
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 107 80 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.88% 1.81% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% 1.85% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 103 62 7
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £37,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
3625 4329 4939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.68% 97.85% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3172 3558 3967
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,875
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +43 91 £45,000 +28.57% 15
Halifax +2 7 £35,000 - 3
Bradford -3 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Huddersfield - 2 £40,000 -
Test Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 139 (79.89%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (71.26%) Selenium
3 104 (59.77%) Test Automation
4 86 (49.43%) SQL
5 84 (48.28%) ISEB
6 78 (44.83%) ISTQB
7 66 (37.93%) Scrum
8 62 (35.63%) TDD
9 61 (35.06%) Functional Testing
10 60 (34.48%) Cucumber
11 59 (33.91%) Software Testing
11 59 (33.91%) QA
11 59 (33.91%) Java
12 56 (32.18%) Test Strategy
13 54 (31.03%) Waterfall
14 53 (30.46%) Automated Testing
15 51 (29.31%) Finance
15 51 (29.31%) SoapUI
16 49 (28.16%) E-Commerce
17 44 (25.29%) Retail
18 43 (24.71%) Stakeholder Management
19 41 (23.56%) Banking
19 41 (23.56%) BDD
20 40 (22.99%) Legal
21 36 (20.69%) C#
21 36 (20.69%) .NET
22 34 (19.54%) Kanban
22 34 (19.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
23 33 (18.97%) Non-Functional Testing
24 32 (18.39%) Regression Testing

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 (1.15%) CMS
1 2 (1.15%) Drupal
1 2 (1.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.15%) Donky
1 2 (1.15%) GitHub
1 2 (1.15%) Trello
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.79%) Relational Database
2 16 (9.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (4.60%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.15%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.15%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.15%) MySQL
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 124 (71.26%) Selenium
2 60 (34.48%) Cucumber
3 51 (29.31%) SoapUI
4 25 (14.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (13.79%) WebDriver
6 21 (12.07%) JMeter
7 12 (6.90%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (6.90%) TeamCity
8 10 (5.75%) Gatling
9 9 (5.17%) Jenkins
10 8 (4.60%) JIRA
11 7 (4.02%) Appium
11 7 (4.02%) NeoLoad
12 6 (3.45%) WebLOAD
13 5 (2.87%) SpecFlow
14 4 (2.30%) FitNesse
14 4 (2.30%) Geb
14 4 (2.30%) Git (software)
14 4 (2.30%) LoadRunner
14 4 (2.30%) Spock
General
1 51 (29.31%) Finance
2 44 (25.29%) Retail
3 41 (23.56%) Banking
4 40 (22.99%) Legal
5 10 (5.75%) Games
6 4 (2.30%) Electronics
7 2 (1.15%) Advertising
7 2 (1.15%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (20.69%) .NET
2 30 (17.24%) SOAP
3 7 (4.02%) XML
4 5 (2.87%) LAMP
5 4 (2.30%) Hibernate
5 4 (2.30%) Spring
6 2 (1.15%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.15%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.15%) HTML
6 2 (1.15%) JSF
6 2 (1.15%) JSP
6 2 (1.15%) Node.js
6 2 (1.15%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.15%) REST
6 2 (1.15%) Web Services
6 2 (1.15%) XHTML
7 1 (0.57%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.57%) WPF
7 1 (0.57%) WSDL
7 1 (0.57%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.77%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (4.60%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.87%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.15%) e-Health
4 2 (1.15%) RIA
5 1 (0.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.57%) Android
1 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (79.89%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (59.77%) Test Automation
3 66 (37.93%) Scrum
4 62 (35.63%) TDD
5 61 (35.06%) Functional Testing
6 59 (33.91%) Software Testing
7 56 (32.18%) Test Strategy
8 54 (31.03%) Waterfall
9 53 (30.46%) Automated Testing
10 49 (28.16%) E-Commerce
11 43 (24.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 41 (23.56%) BDD
13 34 (19.54%) Kanban
14 33 (18.97%) Non-Functional Testing
15 32 (18.39%) Regression Testing
16 29 (16.67%) Mentoring
17 27 (15.52%) Test Management
18 25 (14.37%) Defect Tracking
18 25 (14.37%) Test Scripting
19 24 (13.79%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 86 (49.43%) SQL
2 59 (33.91%) Java
3 36 (20.69%) C#
4 21 (12.07%) JavaScript
5 15 (8.62%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.75%) Ruby
6 10 (5.75%) Scala
7 9 (5.17%) Python
8 6 (3.45%) PHP
9 3 (1.72%) C
10 2 (1.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 84 (48.28%) ISEB
2 78 (44.83%) ISTQB
3 34 (19.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (5.17%) Degree
5 6 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (33.91%) QA
2 7 (4.02%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (2.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.87%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.15%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 24 (13.79%) Oracle
2 6 (3.45%) SOASTA, Inc
3 5 (2.87%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.30%) HP
5 1 (0.57%) CA Agile Central
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 33 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £32000 - £32001 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £44000 per annum + bonus, training, pension ect
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Middletons Assured Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
iSource IT
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + bonus, penison and shares
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
SSP
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 19 days ago