Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Test Engineer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Test Engineer
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 206 253
Rank change year-on-year 0 +47 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 11 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.22% 0.55% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.56% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 1
Leeds median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% - +50.00%
10th Percentile £39,825 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £50,125 £48,750 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +23.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4817 5347 6793
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.06% 98.02% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4075 4614 5470
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Senior Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Senior Test Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Engineer in Leeds

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer in Leeds.

Salary trend for Senior Test Engineer in Leeds

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior 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 Leeds region featuring Senior Test Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) Test Planning
5 4 (36.36%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
6 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) ISEB
6 3 (27.27%) Unix
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Web Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Android
6 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
6 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
7 2 (18.18%) System Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Selenium
7 2 (18.18%) FitNesse
7 2 (18.18%) Usability Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (18.18%) Test Management
7 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (18.18%) WSDL

Senior Test Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
1 2 (18.18%) FitNesse
1 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
1 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
1 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) SOAP
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) WSDL
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Android
1 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Test Planning
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 3 (27.27%) Web Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) System Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Test Management
6 2 (18.18%) Usability Testing
6 2 (18.18%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) HP
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft