Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Aberdeen during the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Engineer
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 20 19
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen - 1.33% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.37% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Aberdeen median annual salary - £36,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.37% +62.22%
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -9.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Aberdeen
Permanent vacancies in Aberdeen with a recognized job title 94 73 76
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.00% 97.33% 98.70%
Number of salaries quoted 69 62 47
Aberdeen median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,075 £21,750
90th Percentile £64,500 £60,000 £50,950
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.15% +2.35%

Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings that featured Test Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Test Engineer in Aberdeen

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Salary trend for Test Engineer in Aberdeen