The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Engineer
Rank 57 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.86% 0.26% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £29,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
Test Engineer
North 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 York 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
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
462 377 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 98.93% 96.92% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 372 230 346
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £61,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Engineer in the job title across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in York

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in York

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in York

Test Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the York region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (60.00%) Web Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Video on Demand
4 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (20.00%) eggPlant
5 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) Capybara
5 1 (20.00%) JRuby
5 1 (20.00%) Games
5 1 (20.00%) Replication
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (20.00%) JMeter
5 1 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (20.00%) Apache

Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the York region that cited Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) Capybara
2 1 (20.00%) eggPlant
2 1 (20.00%) JMeter
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) JRuby
1 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Video on Demand
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Web Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
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