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 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
England / Yorkshire
Rank 127 159 227
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 102 85 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.99% 1.44% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 1.48% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 95 80 35
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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 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
5000 5734 6644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.79% 97.22% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4271 4791 5501
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £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 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 16 January 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 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
West Yorkshire +49 99 £45,000 +12.50% 7
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
South Yorkshire -4 1 £32,000 -20.00%
Test Engineer
England

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 Yorkshire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 167 (82.67%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (69.80%) Selenium
3 125 (61.88%) Test Automation
4 88 (43.56%) ISEB
5 82 (40.59%) Cucumber
6 80 (39.60%) SQL
7 76 (37.62%) TDD
7 76 (37.62%) ISTQB
8 71 (35.15%) Java
9 69 (34.16%) QA
10 68 (33.66%) Functional Testing
11 67 (33.17%) Scrum
12 63 (31.19%) Automated Testing
13 60 (29.70%) SoapUI
13 60 (29.70%) Waterfall
14 58 (28.71%) Test Strategy
15 56 (27.72%) Software Testing
16 54 (26.73%) Finance
17 53 (26.24%) BDD
18 51 (25.25%) E-Commerce
19 46 (22.77%) Stakeholder Management
20 44 (21.78%) Retail
21 43 (21.29%) Kanban
22 42 (20.79%) Banking
23 40 (19.80%) Legal
24 39 (19.31%) Mentoring
25 37 (18.32%) C#
25 37 (18.32%) SOAP
26 34 (16.83%) Regression Testing
27 32 (15.84%) .NET

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.50%) CMS
1 1 (0.50%) Drupal
1 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Donky
1 1 (0.50%) GitHub
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
1 1 (0.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.86%) Relational Database
2 15 (7.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (3.47%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.99%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.99%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.50%) MySQL
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 141 (69.80%) Selenium
2 82 (40.59%) Cucumber
3 60 (29.70%) SoapUI
4 30 (14.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (10.89%) JMeter
5 22 (10.89%) WebDriver
6 17 (8.42%) JIRA
7 13 (6.44%) Git (software)
7 13 (6.44%) Jenkins
7 13 (6.44%) Octopus Deploy
7 13 (6.44%) TeamCity
8 10 (4.95%) Calabash
9 8 (3.96%) Appium
9 8 (3.96%) Capybara
9 8 (3.96%) Fiddler
10 7 (3.47%) Gatling
10 7 (3.47%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.48%) LoadRunner
11 5 (2.48%) Maven
11 5 (2.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (26.73%) Finance
2 44 (21.78%) Retail
3 42 (20.79%) Banking
4 40 (19.80%) Legal
5 8 (3.96%) Games
6 7 (3.47%) Advertising
7 2 (0.99%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (18.32%) SOAP
2 32 (15.84%) .NET
3 12 (5.94%) XML
4 5 (2.48%) Hibernate
4 5 (2.48%) Spring
4 5 (2.48%) Web Services
5 3 (1.49%) LAMP
6 2 (0.99%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.99%) Node.js
6 2 (0.99%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.50%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.50%) HTML
7 1 (0.50%) JSF
7 1 (0.50%) JSON
7 1 (0.50%) JSP
7 1 (0.50%) REST
7 1 (0.50%) WPF
7 1 (0.50%) WSDL
7 1 (0.50%) XHTML
7 1 (0.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.91%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (6.44%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.48%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (0.99%) e-Health
5 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.50%) NHS
5 1 (0.50%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.99%) Android
1 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
1 2 (0.99%) Windows
2 1 (0.50%) Linux
2 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (82.67%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (61.88%) Test Automation
3 76 (37.62%) TDD
4 68 (33.66%) Functional Testing
5 67 (33.17%) Scrum
6 63 (31.19%) Automated Testing
7 60 (29.70%) Waterfall
8 58 (28.71%) Test Strategy
9 56 (27.72%) Software Testing
10 53 (26.24%) BDD
11 51 (25.25%) E-Commerce
12 46 (22.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 43 (21.29%) Kanban
14 39 (19.31%) Mentoring
15 34 (16.83%) Regression Testing
16 32 (15.84%) Test Management
16 32 (15.84%) Test Scripting
17 30 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
18 29 (14.36%) Non-Functional Testing
19 28 (13.86%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 80 (39.60%) SQL
2 71 (35.15%) Java
3 37 (18.32%) C#
4 27 (13.37%) JavaScript
5 14 (6.93%) T-SQL
6 13 (6.44%) Ruby
7 7 (3.47%) Scala
8 6 (2.97%) PHP
9 5 (2.48%) Python
10 2 (0.99%) C
11 1 (0.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 88 (43.56%) ISEB
2 76 (37.62%) ISTQB
3 32 (15.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (6.93%) Degree
5 11 (5.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (34.16%) QA
2 7 (3.47%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.50%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 28 (13.86%) Oracle
2 3 (1.49%) HP
3 2 (0.99%) Google
3 2 (0.99%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (0.50%) CA Agile Central
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 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