The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Software Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Engineer
Rank 122 118 130
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 3 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.18% 0.19% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.19% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Median salary £27,250 £28,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.38% -25.97%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +5.63%
Software Test Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1567 1541 1664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.67% 96.13% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1298 1484
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region that featured Software Test Engineer in the job title.

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Software Test Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon -28 1 £30,000 +5.26%
Software Test Engineer
South East

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Software Test Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Life Science
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago