The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Surrey 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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Engineer
Rank 180 196 213
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 20 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.51% 0.34% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.35% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 13
Median salary £33,750 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £45,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,250 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3821 4307 4979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.23% 97.89% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3230 3588 4095
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Software Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Test Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Software Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Surrey

Software Test Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Horley - 5 £32,500 -
Guildford - 4 £46,250 -
Walton-on-Thames - 4 £27,500 - 1
Woking - 3 £42,500 - 1
Leatherhead +9 2 £50,000 - 1
Weybridge - 1 £27,500 - 1
Software Test Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Surrey region featuring Software Test Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (61.11%) Test Automation
2 19 (52.78%) Python
3 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (47.22%) Software Engineering
4 16 (44.44%) Java
5 15 (41.67%) Ruby
6 14 (38.89%) Selenium
6 14 (38.89%) WebDriver
7 13 (36.11%) PHP
7 13 (36.11%) SQL
8 11 (30.56%) QA
8 11 (30.56%) Test Strategy
9 10 (27.78%) Protractor
9 10 (27.78%) Degree
9 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (27.78%) Windows
10 9 (25.00%) C#
10 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (25.00%) Software Testing
11 8 (22.22%) Web Services
11 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
11 8 (22.22%) Scrum
11 8 (22.22%) Automation Testing
12 7 (19.44%) Functional Testing
12 7 (19.44%) Workflow
12 7 (19.44%) Perl
12 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
12 7 (19.44%) Load Testing
12 7 (19.44%) Time Management

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

Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) VoIP
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Selenium
1 14 (38.89%) WebDriver
2 10 (27.78%) Protractor
3 6 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
4 5 (13.89%) JMeter
5 4 (11.11%) JIRA
6 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (5.56%) InstallShield
7 2 (5.56%) NUnit
7 2 (5.56%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
7 2 (5.56%) WatiN
8 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.78%) FitNesse
8 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
8 1 (2.78%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.78%) TestDirector
General
1 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (11.11%) Automotive
3 4 (11.11%) Electronics
3 4 (11.11%) Marketing
4 3 (8.33%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) Web Services
2 5 (13.89%) LAMP
3 4 (11.11%) .NET
3 4 (11.11%) CSS
3 4 (11.11%) HTML
4 3 (8.33%) RESTful
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.56%) CSS3
5 2 (5.56%) HTML5
5 2 (5.56%) XML
6 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.78%) JSON
6 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Unix
3 4 (11.11%) Linux
4 3 (8.33%) VxWorks
5 2 (5.56%) Solaris
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Test Automation
2 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Software Engineering
3 11 (30.56%) Test Strategy
4 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (22.22%) Automation Testing
6 8 (22.22%) Scrum
7 7 (19.44%) Functional Testing
7 7 (19.44%) Load Testing
7 7 (19.44%) Time Management
7 7 (19.44%) Workflow
8 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Project Planning
8 6 (16.67%) Regression Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 4 (11.11%) Automated Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) Python
2 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 16 (44.44%) Java
4 15 (41.67%) Ruby
5 13 (36.11%) PHP
5 13 (36.11%) SQL
6 9 (25.00%) C#
7 7 (19.44%) Perl
8 3 (8.33%) C++
9 2 (5.56%) C
10 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.78%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) ISEB
3 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) QA
2 5 (13.89%) SDET
3 3 (8.33%) ECSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) SAP
3 3 (8.33%) QNX
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking
Mint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago