The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
England / Yorkshire
Rank 128 155 224
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 97 102 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.83% 1.61% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 1.65% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 89 92 39
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5167 6166 7191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.71% 97.04% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4435 5129 5899
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region that featured Test Engineer in the job title.

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Test Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
West Yorkshire +14 96 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Test Engineer
England

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Yorkshire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 170 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (72.38%) Selenium
3 123 (58.57%) Test Automation
4 101 (48.10%) ISEB
5 92 (43.81%) ISTQB
5 92 (43.81%) Cucumber
6 89 (42.38%) SQL
7 88 (41.90%) TDD
8 81 (38.57%) Java
9 80 (38.10%) QA
10 78 (37.14%) Functional Testing
11 72 (34.29%) Waterfall
12 67 (31.90%) Scrum
13 64 (30.48%) BDD
13 64 (30.48%) SoapUI
14 63 (30.00%) Software Testing
15 59 (28.10%) Test Strategy
16 52 (24.76%) Automated Testing
16 52 (24.76%) Kanban
17 49 (23.33%) Finance
18 48 (22.86%) Mentoring
19 44 (20.95%) SOAP
20 43 (20.48%) E-Commerce
20 43 (20.48%) Test Management
21 42 (20.00%) Regression Testing
22 41 (19.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
23 40 (19.05%) Retail
24 39 (18.57%) Stakeholder Management
24 39 (18.57%) Defect Tracking
25 38 (18.10%) Software Delivery

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (0.48%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.14%) Relational Database
2 11 (5.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.90%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.95%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.95%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 152 (72.38%) Selenium
2 92 (43.81%) Cucumber
3 64 (30.48%) SoapUI
4 30 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (13.33%) JMeter
6 24 (11.43%) JIRA
7 21 (10.00%) Git (software)
8 19 (9.05%) WebDriver
9 18 (8.57%) Jenkins
10 12 (5.71%) Visual Studio
11 11 (5.24%) Gatling
11 11 (5.24%) LoadRunner
11 11 (5.24%) Maven
12 9 (4.29%) Calabash
12 9 (4.29%) TeamCity
13 8 (3.81%) Octopus Deploy
14 7 (3.33%) Capybara
14 7 (3.33%) Fiddler
15 6 (2.86%) Appium
15 6 (2.86%) SpecFlow
General
1 49 (23.33%) Finance
2 40 (19.05%) Retail
3 38 (18.10%) Banking
4 35 (16.67%) Legal
5 7 (3.33%) Advertising
6 6 (2.86%) Games
7 2 (0.95%) Online Betting
7 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (20.95%) SOAP
2 29 (13.81%) .NET
3 15 (7.14%) XML
4 11 (5.24%) Hibernate
4 11 (5.24%) Spring
5 5 (2.38%) Web Services
6 2 (0.95%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.95%) Gherkin
6 2 (0.95%) LAMP
6 2 (0.95%) Node.js
6 2 (0.95%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.95%) REST
7 1 (0.48%) Behat
7 1 (0.48%) CSS
7 1 (0.48%) HTML
7 1 (0.48%) JSON
7 1 (0.48%) WSDL
7 1 (0.48%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.19%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.95%) e-Health
5 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.48%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.95%) Windows
2 1 (0.48%) Android
2 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.48%) Linux
2 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (58.57%) Test Automation
3 88 (41.90%) TDD
4 78 (37.14%) Functional Testing
5 72 (34.29%) Waterfall
6 67 (31.90%) Scrum
7 64 (30.48%) BDD
8 63 (30.00%) Software Testing
9 59 (28.10%) Test Strategy
10 52 (24.76%) Automated Testing
10 52 (24.76%) Kanban
11 48 (22.86%) Mentoring
12 43 (20.48%) E-Commerce
12 43 (20.48%) Test Management
13 42 (20.00%) Regression Testing
14 39 (18.57%) Defect Tracking
14 39 (18.57%) Stakeholder Management
15 38 (18.10%) Software Delivery
16 37 (17.62%) Logistics
17 33 (15.71%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 89 (42.38%) SQL
2 81 (38.57%) Java
3 37 (17.62%) C#
4 27 (12.86%) JavaScript
5 12 (5.71%) Scala
6 11 (5.24%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.29%) Ruby
8 6 (2.86%) PHP
9 5 (2.38%) Python
10 2 (0.95%) C
11 1 (0.48%) Go
11 1 (0.48%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 101 (48.10%) ISEB
2 92 (43.81%) ISTQB
3 41 (19.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (7.62%) Degree
5 14 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (38.10%) QA
2 7 (3.33%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (17.62%) Oracle
2 2 (0.95%) HP
2 2 (0.95%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.48%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (0.48%) Google
3 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £45k per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 + Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £44000 per annum + bonus, training, pension ect
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Piksel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 20 days ago