The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Test Engineer
Rank 77 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Test Engineer 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.87% 0.100% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
874 950 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.21% 94.62% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 771 836 605
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Software Test Engineer
Oxfordshire

Senior Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Senior Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Senior Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Senior Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in Oxford

Senior Software Test Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Test Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) NUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 8 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (100.00%) MbUnit
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Testing
2 7 (87.50%) User Stories
2 7 (87.50%) Law
2 7 (87.50%) Manufacturing
2 7 (87.50%) Military
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) DNA
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science

Senior Software Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) NUnit
1 8 (100.00%) MbUnit
General
1 7 (87.50%) Law
1 7 (87.50%) Manufacturing
1 7 (87.50%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Testing
2 7 (87.50%) User Stories
2 7 (87.50%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft