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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Engineer
Rank 46 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.95% - 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% - 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Median salary £37,500 - £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Software Test Engineer
Leicestershire

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
313 435 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.05% 98.42% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 245 376 498
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 23 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Leicester region featuring Software Test Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Logistics
1 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
1 5 (62.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
1 5 (62.50%) High Availability
1 5 (62.50%) Functional Testing
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing

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:

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
1 5 (62.50%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
1 5 (62.50%) Functional Testing
1 5 (62.50%) High Availability
1 5 (62.50%) Logistics
1 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
1 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle