The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Woking 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Engineer
Rank 37 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.30% - 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £29,000 - £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Test Engineer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Woking 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
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
216 410 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 93.91% 93.39% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 200 371 340
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in Woking

Software Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Manual Testing
3 4 (57.14%) UML
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) Black-Box Testing
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) WinForms
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (42.86%) Selenium
4 3 (42.86%) WPF
4 3 (42.86%) Usability Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Load Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server

Software Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) WPF
3 3 (42.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Manual Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Black-Box Testing
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) UML
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Usability Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Load Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware