The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough 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 24 July 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 Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Engineer
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.30% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Job Titles Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
295 340 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 95.78% 95.24% 94.58%
Number of salaries quoted 263 291 304
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Test Engineer
Cambridgeshire

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in Peterborough

Software Test Engineer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 (60.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (40.00%) DSL
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) GPRS
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) ZigBee
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) snoop
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Software Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DSL
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) GPRS
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (20.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (20.00%) snoop
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Document Management
1 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification