The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Test Engineer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 43 71
Rank change year-on-year -14 +28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 1 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.21% 1.83% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 1.89% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 5
Sheffield median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,350 £24,375
90th Percentile £28,750 £42,500 £41,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 456 476 722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 97.44% 96.55% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1672 1838 3300
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
10th Percentile £24,625 £23,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Engineer in Sheffield

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Test Engineer in Sheffield

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 Sheffield region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Test Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
Sheffield
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