The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicester region that had Software Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Test Engineer
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank - 47 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 1.07% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
406 372 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.75% 99.20% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 383 324 338
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in Leicester

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 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 Leicester region featuring Software Test Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing

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

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java