The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Test Engineer
Rank 44 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.34% - 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% - 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Software Test Engineer
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath 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
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
289 445 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 98.30% 95.49% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 273 409 267
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Test Engineer in the job title across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in Bath

Software Test Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Software Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Test Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Software Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Software Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle