The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Verification Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Verification Engineer
UK
Rank 818 938 937
Rank change year-on-year
+120 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Verification Engineer 31 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.001% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.001% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 - £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Verification Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Verification Engineer in the job title.

Verification Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Verification Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Verification Engineer within the UK.

Verification Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Verification Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Verification Engineer over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 within the UK.

Verification Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Verification Engineer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Verification Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 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
England +115 30 £45,000 - 1
South East - 15 - -
Hampshire - 15 - -
Fareham - 15 - -
London - 6 - - 1
West Midlands - 4 £33,750 -
East of England +25 3 £52,500 -
Cambridge +10 3 £52,500 -
Cambridgeshire +6 3 £52,500 -
South West - 2 £51,250 -
Worcestershire - 2 £32,500 -
Redditch - 2 £32,500 -
Bristol - 2 £51,250 -
Coventry - 1 £35,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £37,500 -

Verification Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Verification 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 featuring Verification Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (53.70%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (44.44%) Test Planning
3 22 (40.74%) ITIL
4 21 (38.89%) Perl
5 17 (31.48%) Integration Testing
6 16 (29.63%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (29.63%) Test Automation
6 16 (29.63%) System Integration Testing
6 16 (29.63%) Verilog
6 16 (29.63%) Validation
7 14 (25.93%) Regression Testing
7 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (25.93%) C
7 14 (25.93%) SOA
8 13 (24.07%) Functional Testing
8 13 (24.07%) Manual Testing
8 13 (24.07%) C++
8 13 (24.07%) Python
8 13 (24.07%) Automated Testing
9 12 (22.22%) Web Services
9 12 (22.22%) HP
9 12 (22.22%) Performance Testing
9 12 (22.22%) Load Testing
9 12 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
9 12 (22.22%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
10 11 (20.37%) Tcl
11 10 (18.52%) ATM
11 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
11 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared

Verification Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.26%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.63%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) ATM
2 2 (3.70%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.70%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (1.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 9 (16.67%) JIRA
2 9 (16.67%) JUnit
2 9 (16.67%) Selenium
2 9 (16.67%) WATIR
3 4 (7.41%) CANoe
3 4 (7.41%) VectorCAST
4 3 (5.56%) eggPlant
4 3 (5.56%) Robot Framework
5 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.41%) Automotive
2 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.56%) Electronics
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.85%) Finance
5 1 (1.85%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) Web Services
2 6 (11.11%) OpenCL
2 6 (11.11%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) Verilog
2 9 (16.67%) VHDL
3 5 (9.26%) ASIC
3 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.26%) SystemC
4 3 (5.56%) Digital Media
4 3 (5.56%) Neural Network
5 2 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Unix
2 1 (1.85%) VxWorks
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (44.44%) Test Planning
3 22 (40.74%) ITIL
4 17 (31.48%) Integration Testing
5 16 (29.63%) System Integration Testing
5 16 (29.63%) Test Automation
5 16 (29.63%) Validation
6 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (25.93%) Regression Testing
6 14 (25.93%) SOA
7 13 (24.07%) Automated Testing
7 13 (24.07%) Functional Testing
7 13 (24.07%) Manual Testing
8 12 (22.22%) Load Testing
8 12 (22.22%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
8 12 (22.22%) Performance Testing
9 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
10 9 (16.67%) Business Transformation
10 9 (16.67%) Service Delivery
11 6 (11.11%) Computer Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) Perl
2 14 (25.93%) C
3 13 (24.07%) C++
3 13 (24.07%) Python
4 11 (20.37%) Tcl
5 9 (16.67%) Ruby
5 9 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 6 (11.11%) C#
6 6 (11.11%) Java
6 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 5 (9.26%) Embedded C
8 3 (5.56%) Go
9 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.11%) Degree
3 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) MISRA
2 1 (1.85%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.85%) ISO13485
2 1 (1.85%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (9.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) HP
2 9 (16.67%) Telerik
3 6 (11.11%) Apple
4 5 (9.26%) VMware
5 3 (5.56%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.85%) Cadence
6 1 (1.85%) QNX
6 1 (1.85%) SAP