The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 25 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 West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Engineer
Rank 106 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.23% 0.38% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1278 1259 1339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.89% 96.48% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1137 1072 1108
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Test Engineer
South East

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Software Test Engineer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing - 3 £40,000 -
Software Test Engineer
South East

Software Test Engineer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 6 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) VectorCAST
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) NUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) IBM

Software Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (50.00%) LabVIEW
1 3 (50.00%) NUnit
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) VectorCAST
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM