The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Engineer
Rank 227 212 217
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 31 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.14% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.15% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 3
Average salary £42,500 £25,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.31% -25.73%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -1.51%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7134 5515 5482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.73% 95.78% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5654 4356 4609
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Software Test Engineer
England

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Software Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Test Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Software Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Software Test Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +4 31 £42,500 +66.66% 1
Software Test Engineer
England

Software Test Engineer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Software 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 Software Test Engineer in their job title.

1 36 (92.31%) Automated Testing
2 34 (87.18%) SOAP
3 33 (84.62%) Test Management
4 26 (66.67%) Agile Testing
5 22 (56.41%) E-Commerce
6 17 (43.59%) Games
7 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (25.64%) Management Information System
8 10 (25.64%) Software Testing
9 6 (15.38%) Selenium
10 3 (7.69%) QA
10 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
10 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.69%) Finance
10 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
10 3 (7.69%) ISEB
10 3 (7.69%) SQL
11 2 (5.13%) Java
11 2 (5.13%) Project Management
11 2 (5.13%) SoapUI
11 2 (5.13%) Non-Functional Testing
11 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
12 1 (2.56%) Manual Testing
12 1 (2.56%) Automation Testing

Software Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Software 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 Software Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Selenium
2 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.13%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (43.59%) Games
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (87.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (92.31%) Automated Testing
2 33 (84.62%) Test Management
3 26 (66.67%) Agile Testing
4 22 (56.41%) E-Commerce
5 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (25.64%) Software Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.13%) Project Management
8 2 (5.13%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.56%) Manual Testing
9 1 (2.56%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
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