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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 159 184 202
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 77 79 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.37% 1.17% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.19% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 73 45 55
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.33%
Test Engineer
England

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
5478 6658 6919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.68% 98.29% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4625 5476 5487
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 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
West Yorkshire +2 55 £40,000 +14.28% 11
North Yorkshire +18 13 £32,500 -
South Yorkshire +21 9 £27,500 -
Test Engineer
England

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Yorkshire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 126 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (57.38%) Selenium
3 77 (42.08%) Test Automation
4 64 (34.97%) SQL
5 63 (34.43%) QA
6 58 (31.69%) ISEB
7 57 (31.15%) SoapUI
8 54 (29.51%) BDD
9 48 (26.23%) Microsoft
10 46 (25.14%) ISTQB
10 46 (25.14%) Test Scripting
11 45 (24.59%) Automation Testing
12 40 (21.86%) Software Testing
13 39 (21.31%) Cucumber
14 38 (20.77%) Manual Testing
15 36 (19.67%) Performance Testing
16 34 (18.58%) Scrum
16 34 (18.58%) TDD
17 33 (18.03%) Java
17 33 (18.03%) Test Strategy
18 31 (16.94%) Finance
19 30 (16.39%) JMeter
20 29 (15.85%) Visual Studio
20 29 (15.85%) Functional Testing
21 27 (14.75%) Test Management
21 27 (14.75%) Automated Testing
22 26 (14.21%) C#
22 26 (14.21%) Non-Functional Testing
23 24 (13.11%) ATDD
23 24 (13.11%) WebDriver

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 22 (12.02%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.19%) Internet
2 2 (1.09%) HTTP
3 1 (0.55%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.93%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.20%) MongoDB
3 13 (7.10%) Hadoop
4 8 (4.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.73%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.73%) QlikView
5 5 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.64%) MySQL
6 3 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 105 (57.38%) Selenium
2 57 (31.15%) SoapUI
3 39 (21.31%) Cucumber
4 30 (16.39%) JMeter
5 29 (15.85%) Visual Studio
6 24 (13.11%) WebDriver
7 21 (11.48%) SpecFlow
8 18 (9.84%) FitNesse
9 17 (9.29%) Gatling
10 14 (7.65%) LoadRunner
11 12 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (6.01%) JIRA
13 7 (3.83%) Git (software)
14 5 (2.73%) Calabash
14 5 (2.73%) LabVIEW
15 4 (2.19%) Gerrit
15 4 (2.19%) Jenkins
15 4 (2.19%) Mercurial
15 4 (2.19%) NeoLoad
15 4 (2.19%) Ranorex
General
1 31 (16.94%) Finance
2 20 (10.93%) Retail
3 18 (9.84%) Banking
3 18 (9.84%) Legal
4 8 (4.37%) Electronics
5 6 (3.28%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.64%) Games
7 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.11%) .NET
2 8 (4.37%) Gherkin
2 8 (4.37%) LAMP
2 8 (4.37%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (3.28%) HTML
3 6 (3.28%) Node.js
3 6 (3.28%) XML
4 4 (2.19%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.19%) Behat
4 4 (2.19%) CSS
4 4 (2.19%) SOAP
5 3 (1.64%) REST
5 3 (1.64%) Web Services
6 1 (0.55%) DOM
6 1 (0.55%) WSDL
6 1 (0.55%) XSD
6 1 (0.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.65%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.56%) N-Tier
3 6 (3.28%) iPad
3 6 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.19%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.09%) Handset
6 1 (0.55%) Biology
6 1 (0.55%) IVR
6 1 (0.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.74%) Windows
2 11 (6.01%) Android
2 11 (6.01%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.19%) Linux
4 1 (0.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (42.08%) Test Automation
3 54 (29.51%) BDD
4 46 (25.14%) Test Scripting
5 45 (24.59%) Automation Testing
6 40 (21.86%) Software Testing
7 38 (20.77%) Manual Testing
8 36 (19.67%) Performance Testing
9 34 (18.58%) Scrum
9 34 (18.58%) TDD
10 33 (18.03%) Test Strategy
11 29 (15.85%) Functional Testing
12 27 (14.75%) Automated Testing
12 27 (14.75%) Test Management
13 26 (14.21%) Non-Functional Testing
14 24 (13.11%) ATDD
15 23 (12.57%) Regression Testing
16 22 (12.02%) Waterfall
17 21 (11.48%) User Stories
18 19 (10.38%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 64 (34.97%) SQL
2 33 (18.03%) Java
3 26 (14.21%) C#
4 24 (13.11%) Python
5 23 (12.57%) Ruby
6 20 (10.93%) PHP
7 12 (6.56%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.92%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.73%) C
9 5 (2.73%) VB
10 4 (2.19%) Scala
11 2 (1.09%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.09%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.55%) C++
12 1 (0.55%) Go
12 1 (0.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 58 (31.69%) ISEB
2 46 (25.14%) ISTQB
3 22 (12.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (8.74%) Degree
5 1 (0.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (34.43%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.55%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.28%) Oracle
3 3 (1.64%) SOASTA, Inc
4 2 (1.09%) Google
5 1 (0.55%) Cisco
5 1 (0.55%) Facebook
5 1 (0.55%) Verint
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