The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury 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 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Newbury region.

Location
3 months to
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Engineer
Rank 62 48 62
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.21% 0.93% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.97% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £33,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.34%
Job Titles Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
458 310 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 94.24% 96.57% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 304 294 419
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,375 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Test Engineer
Berkshire

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in Newbury

Software Test Engineer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

Software Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Newbury
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago