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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 162 160 218
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 68 110 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.23% 1.59% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.63% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 57 66 46
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
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
5446 6746 6921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 98.23% 97.80% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4585 5541 5508
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 30 July 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 July 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 -16 57 £39,000 -2.50% 6
North Yorkshire +23 6 £31,500 -3.07% 1
South Yorkshire +13 5 £27,000 -10.00% 2
Test Engineer
England

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 114 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (54.55%) Selenium
3 69 (41.82%) Test Automation
4 64 (38.79%) SQL
5 58 (35.15%) QA
6 56 (33.94%) ISEB
7 47 (28.48%) ISTQB
8 42 (25.45%) SoapUI
8 42 (25.45%) Test Scripting
9 40 (24.24%) BDD
9 40 (24.24%) Software Testing
10 38 (23.03%) Scrum
11 37 (22.42%) Manual Testing
11 37 (22.42%) Automation Testing
12 36 (21.82%) Cucumber
12 36 (21.82%) Functional Testing
12 36 (21.82%) TDD
13 35 (21.21%) Finance
13 35 (21.21%) Performance Testing
14 34 (20.61%) Non-Functional Testing
14 34 (20.61%) Java
15 32 (19.39%) Microsoft
15 32 (19.39%) JMeter
16 29 (17.58%) Automated Testing
17 28 (16.97%) C#
18 27 (16.36%) Python
18 27 (16.36%) Regression Testing
18 27 (16.36%) Ruby
19 26 (15.76%) .NET
19 26 (15.76%) Test Strategy

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 (1.21%) CMS
1 2 (1.21%) Drupal
1 2 (1.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.24%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.21%) GitHub
1 2 (1.21%) Trello
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.64%) Internet
2 2 (1.21%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.48%) MongoDB
2 13 (7.88%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.27%) Hadoop
4 10 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.03%) MySQL
6 5 (3.03%) QlikView
7 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.21%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 90 (54.55%) Selenium
2 42 (25.45%) SoapUI
3 36 (21.82%) Cucumber
4 32 (19.39%) JMeter
5 22 (13.33%) WebDriver
6 21 (12.73%) Visual Studio
7 20 (12.12%) Gatling
8 14 (8.48%) LoadRunner
8 14 (8.48%) SpecFlow
9 13 (7.88%) FitNesse
10 12 (7.27%) JIRA
10 12 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (4.85%) NeoLoad
12 7 (4.24%) WebLOAD
13 6 (3.64%) Git (software)
14 5 (3.03%) HP UFT
14 5 (3.03%) Jenkins
14 5 (3.03%) LabVIEW
15 4 (2.42%) Calabash
15 4 (2.42%) Spock
General
1 35 (21.21%) Finance
2 23 (13.94%) Retail
3 21 (12.73%) Banking
3 21 (12.73%) Legal
4 9 (5.45%) Electronics
5 7 (4.24%) Games
6 6 (3.64%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.76%) .NET
2 9 (5.45%) LAMP
3 8 (4.85%) Gherkin
3 8 (4.85%) HTML
3 8 (4.85%) SOAP
4 7 (4.24%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (4.24%) XML
5 5 (3.03%) Node.js
6 4 (2.42%) CSS
6 4 (2.42%) Web Services
7 3 (1.82%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.82%) Behat
7 3 (1.82%) REST
8 2 (1.21%) JSF
8 2 (1.21%) JSP
8 2 (1.21%) WSDL
8 2 (1.21%) XHTML
8 2 (1.21%) XSD
9 1 (0.61%) DOM
9 1 (0.61%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.85%) Mobile App
2 8 (4.85%) N-Tier
3 6 (3.64%) iPad
4 4 (2.42%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.21%) Handset
5 2 (1.21%) RIA
6 1 (0.61%) NHS
6 1 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.27%) Windows
2 8 (4.85%) Android
2 8 (4.85%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.42%) Linux
4 1 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (41.82%) Test Automation
3 42 (25.45%) Test Scripting
4 40 (24.24%) BDD
4 40 (24.24%) Software Testing
5 38 (23.03%) Scrum
6 37 (22.42%) Automation Testing
6 37 (22.42%) Manual Testing
7 36 (21.82%) Functional Testing
7 36 (21.82%) TDD
8 35 (21.21%) Performance Testing
9 34 (20.61%) Non-Functional Testing
10 29 (17.58%) Automated Testing
11 27 (16.36%) Regression Testing
12 26 (15.76%) Test Strategy
12 26 (15.76%) Waterfall
13 23 (13.94%) E-Commerce
14 22 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (10.91%) Test Management
16 15 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 64 (38.79%) SQL
2 34 (20.61%) Java
3 28 (16.97%) C#
4 27 (16.36%) Python
4 27 (16.36%) Ruby
5 20 (12.12%) PHP
6 11 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 10 (6.06%) T-SQL
8 8 (4.85%) Scala
9 7 (4.24%) C
10 5 (3.03%) VB
11 3 (1.82%) C++
12 2 (1.21%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.61%) Go
13 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 56 (33.94%) ISEB
2 47 (28.48%) ISTQB
3 19 (11.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (35.15%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.42%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.42%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.21%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 32 (19.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.24%) SOASTA, Inc
3 4 (2.42%) Oracle
4 2 (1.21%) HP
5 1 (0.61%) Facebook
5 1 (0.61%) Google
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