The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Software Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Test Engineer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank - 142 136
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 0 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.22% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.23% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 7
Median salary - £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1991 2198 1994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.70% 97.08% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1685 1836 1615
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Software Test Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) JBehave
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) QA Automation
2 3 (60.00%) SDET
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) RIA
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing

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

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JBehave
1 3 (60.00%) JUnit
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) QA Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) SDET