Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in York during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Test Engineer
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 64 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +90
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 11 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 1.66% 1.57% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
York median annual salary £57,500 £34,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% - -
North Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +76.92% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York. 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
York
Permanent vacancies in York with a recognized job title 650 627 557
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.89% 98.74% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 509 506 484
York median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,507
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.65% -6.23%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £54,250 £62,125
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Engineer in York

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for Test Engineer in York

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in York

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Engineer in York over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Engineer in York

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 York region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
3 7 (63.64%) SDLC
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) OO
5 5 (45.45%) QA
5 5 (45.45%) Selenium
6 4 (36.36%) SDET
6 4 (36.36%) Appium
6 4 (36.36%) React
6 4 (36.36%) Backbone.js
6 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
6 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
6 4 (36.36%) Symfony
6 4 (36.36%) Web Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Magento
6 4 (36.36%) BDD
6 4 (36.36%) PHPUnit
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 4 (36.36%) PHP
7 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
7 1 (9.09%) Calabash
7 1 (9.09%) Capybara
7 1 (9.09%) QA Automation

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

Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Magento
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) Appium
2 4 (36.36%) PHPUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Calabash
3 1 (9.09%) Capybara
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
1 4 (36.36%) Backbone.js
1 4 (36.36%) React
1 4 (36.36%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
3 7 (63.64%) SDLC
4 6 (54.55%) OO
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) SDET
5 4 (36.36%) Web Testing
6 1 (9.09%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA