The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Test Engineer
Rank 109 99 106
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.071% 0.077% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.084% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Software Test Engineer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1353 1192 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.75% 92.33% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 933 1059
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Test Engineer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody

Software Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++