The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Engineer
Rank 101 - 94
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 1 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.087% - 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% - 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 11
Average salary £35,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Test Engineer
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1121 1035 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.56% 98.76% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 951 890 957
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in East Sussex

Software Test Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Validation

Software Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001