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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank 115 158 246
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +88
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 118 96 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.22% 1.55% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 1.58% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 108 74 22
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
5192 6061 7267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.67% 97.66% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4485 4986 5923
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 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +55 110 £45,000 +28.57% 13
North Yorkshire - 6 - -
South Yorkshire -4 2 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Test Engineer
England

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 157 (80.51%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (71.79%) Selenium
3 119 (61.03%) Test Automation
4 88 (45.13%) ISEB
5 87 (44.62%) SQL
6 79 (40.51%) ISTQB
7 76 (38.97%) Cucumber
8 73 (37.44%) QA
9 68 (34.87%) Scrum
10 65 (33.33%) TDD
10 65 (33.33%) Java
11 64 (32.82%) Automated Testing
11 64 (32.82%) Functional Testing
12 61 (31.28%) Software Testing
13 57 (29.23%) Test Strategy
14 56 (28.72%) Waterfall
15 54 (27.69%) SoapUI
15 54 (27.69%) Finance
16 50 (25.64%) E-Commerce
17 45 (23.08%) BDD
18 44 (22.56%) Stakeholder Management
18 44 (22.56%) Retail
19 41 (21.03%) Banking
20 40 (20.51%) Legal
21 39 (20.00%) C#
22 36 (18.46%) .NET
22 36 (18.46%) Kanban
23 35 (17.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 34 (17.44%) Regression Testing
25 33 (16.92%) SOAP

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 (1.03%) CMS
1 2 (1.03%) Drupal
1 2 (1.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.03%) Donky
1 2 (1.03%) GitHub
1 2 (1.03%) Trello
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.82%) Relational Database
2 16 (8.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (4.10%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.03%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.03%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.03%) MySQL
4 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.51%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 140 (71.79%) Selenium
2 76 (38.97%) Cucumber
3 54 (27.69%) SoapUI
4 27 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (13.85%) WebDriver
5 21 (10.77%) JMeter
6 18 (9.23%) JIRA
7 13 (6.67%) Git (software)
7 13 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
7 13 (6.67%) TeamCity
8 11 (5.64%) Calabash
9 10 (5.13%) Jenkins
10 9 (4.62%) Appium
10 9 (4.62%) Capybara
10 9 (4.62%) Fiddler
10 9 (4.62%) Gatling
11 6 (3.08%) NeoLoad
11 6 (3.08%) SpecFlow
12 5 (2.56%) FitNesse
12 5 (2.56%) WebLOAD
General
1 54 (27.69%) Finance
2 44 (22.56%) Retail
3 41 (21.03%) Banking
4 40 (20.51%) Legal
5 9 (4.62%) Games
6 4 (2.05%) Electronics
7 3 (1.54%) Advertising
8 2 (1.03%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (18.46%) .NET
2 33 (16.92%) SOAP
3 8 (4.10%) XML
4 5 (2.56%) LAMP
5 4 (2.05%) Hibernate
5 4 (2.05%) Spring
5 4 (2.05%) Web Services
6 2 (1.03%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.03%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.03%) HTML
6 2 (1.03%) JSF
6 2 (1.03%) JSP
6 2 (1.03%) Node.js
6 2 (1.03%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.03%) REST
6 2 (1.03%) XHTML
7 1 (0.51%) JSON
7 1 (0.51%) WSDL
7 1 (0.51%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.23%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.08%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.03%) e-Health
4 2 (1.03%) RIA
5 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.03%) Android
1 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
1 2 (1.03%) Windows
2 1 (0.51%) Linux
2 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (80.51%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (61.03%) Test Automation
3 68 (34.87%) Scrum
4 65 (33.33%) TDD
5 64 (32.82%) Automated Testing
5 64 (32.82%) Functional Testing
6 61 (31.28%) Software Testing
7 57 (29.23%) Test Strategy
8 56 (28.72%) Waterfall
9 50 (25.64%) E-Commerce
10 45 (23.08%) BDD
11 44 (22.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 36 (18.46%) Kanban
13 34 (17.44%) Regression Testing
14 32 (16.41%) Mentoring
14 32 (16.41%) Non-Functional Testing
15 29 (14.87%) Test Management
15 29 (14.87%) Test Scripting
16 26 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 87 (44.62%) SQL
2 65 (33.33%) Java
3 39 (20.00%) C#
4 24 (12.31%) JavaScript
5 18 (9.23%) Ruby
6 15 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.62%) Scala
8 8 (4.10%) PHP
8 8 (4.10%) Python
9 3 (1.54%) C
10 2 (1.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 88 (45.13%) ISEB
2 79 (40.51%) ISTQB
3 35 (17.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (5.13%) Degree
5 7 (3.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (37.44%) QA
2 7 (3.59%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (2.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.03%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 25 (12.82%) Oracle
2 5 (2.56%) SOASTA, Inc
3 4 (2.05%) HP
3 4 (2.05%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.03%) Google
5 1 (0.51%) CA Agile Central
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
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Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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