The median annual salary for a Software Test Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Test Engineer
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 53 66 57
Rank change year-on-year +13 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 7 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.49% 0.76% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 0.78% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Median salary £25,000 £30,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.03% -18.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Basingstoke
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 458 516 447
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 97.65% 97.73% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 410 435 374
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke that featured Software Test Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Test Engineer in Basingstoke

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Software Test Engineer in Basingstoke

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Basingstoke region featuring Software Test Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Degree

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

Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) SDLC
1 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
1 6 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 6 days ago