The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Sheffield region that had Software Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Engineer
Rank 56 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.20% 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £27,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Software Test Engineer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
491 710 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.61% 98.75% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 401 636 557
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Sheffield region featuring Software Test Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) iPad
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) HP UFT

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

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft