The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Software Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Test Engineer
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 66 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.17% - 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £38,000 - £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
577 735 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.85% 95.21% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 479 644 795
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region that featured Software Test Engineer in the job title.

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Software Test Engineer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Engineer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Luton - 1 £38,000 -
Software Test Engineer
East of England

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Software 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Software Test Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (66.67%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) TestComplete
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Moq
2 1 (33.33%) Mockito
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (66.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) Mockito
2 1 (33.33%) Moq
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Military
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA