The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had Software Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Engineer
Rank 172 176 171
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 3 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.091% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.14% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
Median salary £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £34,000 £34,400
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -
Software Test Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3223 3633 3613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.43% 97.61% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2561 2972 2979
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Software Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Test Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Software Test Engineer Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Software Test Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Derbyshire - 2 £25,500 -
Leicestershire -2 1 £40,000 +45.45%
Software Test Engineer
England

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 East Midlands region featuring Software Test Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) SAS
3 2 (28.57%) SNMP
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) XML Schema
3 2 (28.57%) SSL
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
1 2 (28.57%) SNMP
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
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