The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Worcestershire region that had Software Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Test Engineer
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 47 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.92% 3.10% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 3.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
320 218 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.16% 96.46% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 313 193 185
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Software Test Engineer
Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Redditch -1 3 £32,500 -
Software Test Engineer
West Midlands

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Worcestershire region featuring Software Test Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Automotive
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) VectorCAST
1 3 (75.00%) CANoe
1 3 (75.00%) MISRA
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

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

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) CANoe
1 3 (75.00%) VectorCAST
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) MISRA
2 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft