The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Engineer
Rank 52 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.53% - 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% - 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £42,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Software Test Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury 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
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
348 411 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 92.06% 93.20% 92.73%
Number of salaries quoted 229 313 287
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +14.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) ATDD
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) People Management
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy

Software Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio Team System
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) ATDD
1 2 (66.67%) People Management
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA