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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 156 136 209
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +73
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 73 129 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.28% 1.96% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 2.00% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 60 84 51
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
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
5607 6443 6994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 98.08% 97.72% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4641 5307 5518
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -20 65 £40,000 - 10
North Yorkshire +21 6 £31,000 -4.61%
South Yorkshire +4 2 £28,750 -10.15% 1
Test Engineer
England

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 108 (68.35%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (52.53%) Selenium
3 71 (44.94%) Test Automation
4 65 (41.14%) SQL
5 57 (36.08%) ISEB
6 56 (35.44%) QA
7 49 (31.01%) ISTQB
8 43 (27.22%) Finance
9 39 (24.68%) Functional Testing
10 38 (24.05%) Cucumber
10 38 (24.05%) Software Testing
11 37 (23.42%) Scrum
12 36 (22.78%) Test Scripting
13 35 (22.15%) Java
14 34 (21.52%) Automated Testing
14 34 (21.52%) Non-Functional Testing
15 33 (20.89%) Automation Testing
15 33 (20.89%) Manual Testing
15 33 (20.89%) SoapUI
16 32 (20.25%) C#
17 30 (18.99%) E-Commerce
17 30 (18.99%) TDD
18 29 (18.35%) Retail
18 29 (18.35%) JMeter
19 28 (17.72%) Ruby
19 28 (17.72%) Stakeholder Management
19 28 (17.72%) Performance Testing
20 27 (17.09%) Test Strategy
21 26 (16.46%) Waterfall
21 26 (16.46%) Banking

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 2 (1.27%) CMS
1 2 (1.27%) Drupal
1 2 (1.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (10.13%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) GitHub
1 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.27%) Trello
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.80%) Internet
2 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (7.59%) Hadoop
2 12 (7.59%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.70%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.16%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.16%) MySQL
5 5 (3.16%) QlikView
6 4 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 83 (52.53%) Selenium
2 38 (24.05%) Cucumber
3 33 (20.89%) SoapUI
4 29 (18.35%) JMeter
5 20 (12.66%) Gatling
5 20 (12.66%) WebDriver
6 16 (10.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (8.23%) Visual Studio
8 12 (7.59%) JIRA
9 11 (6.96%) LoadRunner
10 9 (5.70%) SpecFlow
11 8 (5.06%) NeoLoad
12 7 (4.43%) FitNesse
12 7 (4.43%) WebLOAD
13 6 (3.80%) Calabash
13 6 (3.80%) Git (software)
13 6 (3.80%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (3.80%) TeamCity
14 5 (3.16%) Appium
14 5 (3.16%) LabVIEW
General
1 43 (27.22%) Finance
2 29 (18.35%) Retail
3 26 (16.46%) Banking
3 26 (16.46%) Legal
4 9 (5.70%) Electronics
5 7 (4.43%) Games
6 6 (3.80%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.19%) .NET
2 13 (8.23%) SOAP
3 8 (5.06%) Gherkin
3 8 (5.06%) LAMP
4 7 (4.43%) HTML
4 7 (4.43%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (3.80%) XML
6 5 (3.16%) Node.js
6 5 (3.16%) Web Services
7 4 (2.53%) CSS
7 4 (2.53%) REST
8 3 (1.90%) Behat
9 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.27%) JSF
9 2 (1.27%) JSP
9 2 (1.27%) WSDL
9 2 (1.27%) XHTML
9 2 (1.27%) XSD
10 1 (0.63%) DOM
10 1 (0.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.06%) Mobile App
2 7 (4.43%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.80%) iPad
4 5 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.53%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.27%) Handset
7 2 (1.27%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.27%) RIA
8 1 (0.63%) NHS
8 1 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.43%) Windows
2 4 (2.53%) Linux
3 3 (1.90%) Android
3 3 (1.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (68.35%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (44.94%) Test Automation
3 39 (24.68%) Functional Testing
4 38 (24.05%) Software Testing
5 37 (23.42%) Scrum
6 36 (22.78%) Test Scripting
7 34 (21.52%) Automated Testing
7 34 (21.52%) Non-Functional Testing
8 33 (20.89%) Automation Testing
8 33 (20.89%) Manual Testing
9 30 (18.99%) E-Commerce
9 30 (18.99%) TDD
10 28 (17.72%) Performance Testing
10 28 (17.72%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (17.09%) Test Strategy
12 26 (16.46%) Waterfall
13 25 (15.82%) Regression Testing
14 22 (13.92%) BDD
15 15 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (8.86%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (41.14%) SQL
2 35 (22.15%) Java
3 32 (20.25%) C#
4 28 (17.72%) Ruby
5 26 (16.46%) Python
6 18 (11.39%) PHP
7 13 (8.23%) JavaScript
8 11 (6.96%) T-SQL
9 8 (5.06%) Scala
10 7 (4.43%) C
11 5 (3.16%) VB
12 3 (1.90%) C++
13 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.63%) Go
13 1 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 57 (36.08%) ISEB
2 49 (31.01%) ISTQB
3 14 (8.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (35.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.27%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 16 (10.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.43%) SOASTA, Inc
3 4 (2.53%) Oracle
4 2 (1.27%) Google
4 2 (1.27%) HP
5 1 (0.63%) Facebook
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